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FZNT24 KWNM 240842
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
442 AM 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...LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG A STATIONARY FRONT OVER
THE N PORTION AND PASS NEAR GEORGES BANK LATE TODAY. ANOTHER LOW
PRES AREA WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE NRN MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT AND
THU THEN LIFT N OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
TOWARDS THE COAST THU...MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF
THE WATERS FRI. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE
COAST FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WARM
FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST SAT NIGHT AND MOVE
INTO THE FAR NRN WATERS. THE FRONT WILL THEN PASS N OF THE AREA
SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 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...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 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 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.


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