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FZNT24 KWNM 310301
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1001 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL INTENSIFY NEAR GEORGES BANK
TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE SAT THROUGH
SUN. THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE NE WATERS
TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE AND MOVE OVER THE WATERS LATE
SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
EARLY MON...MOVE NE AND PASS JUST N OF THE AREA LATER MON WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE MON NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL
ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.
A LARGE RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE WATERS MON NIGHT AND
TUE...THEN PASS E OVER THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A THIRD
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST WED NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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