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FZNT24 KWNM 120348
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1048 PM EST Mon Dec 11 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...A weak high pressure ridge will move E over the
waters tonight. A strong low pressure system will move from the
lower Great Lakes to the Canadian Maritimes Tue into Wed, pushing
a strong cold front through the region. As the strong low moves
farther north into Canada Wed night, a weaker low pressure system
will move across the mid-Atlantic waters Thu, followed by another
stronger low pressure system Fri. Weak high pressure moves into
the waters overnight Fri through Sat night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. Scattered showers
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.THU...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft. Scattered showers
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
Scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.


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