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FZNT24 KWNM 041537
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1037 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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 STRONG LOW PRES CENTER SE OF NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE
OFF TO THE SE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE EXTENDING INTO THE S
WATERS WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY INTO MON WHILE
WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SE COAST TONIGHT...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER
STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP TUE AND MOVE NE NEAR THE SE
COAST...CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN
DRIFT SE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.


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