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FZNT24 KWNM 232109
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
509 PM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SE COAST LATER
TONIGHT. A SECOND AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE N INTO THE SRN
WATERS MON...AND MERGE WITH THE FIRST AREA OF LOW PRES JUST OFF
THE SE COAST BY MON NIGHT. THE COMBINED LOW WILL MOVE N ACROSS
THE REGION TUE INTO WED WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE OVER THE
WATERS. THE LOW WILL THEN LIFT N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU
AS THE FRONT MOVES E OF THE AREA. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W
OVER THE SRN WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THE RIDGE WILL PERSIST OVER THE SRN
PORTION FRI AND FRI NIGHT AS THE FRONT REACHES THE FAR NW PORTION
LATER FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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