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FZNT24 KWNM 242105
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
505 PM EDT WED MAY 24 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 LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 39N 69W WILL PASS NE OF THE
WATERS TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
INTO THE FAR SW PORTION TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS
THU INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE
COAST FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE SAT INTO SUN WHILE
WEAKENING. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SAT
AND SAT NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY MON INTO MON NIGHT
WHILE A WEAK LOW TRACKS E ALONG THE FRONT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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