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FZNT24 KWNM 051530
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1130 AM EDT THU MAY 5 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...AN INTENSIFYING LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE ACROSS
THE OUTER WATERS TODAY...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA TONIGHT. ANOTHER
WEAKER LOW WILL DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...DRIFT NW
TOWARDS THE DELMARVA PENINSULA FRI...THEN MOVE INLAND AND WEAKEN
FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT
NIGHT...PUSH SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS SUN...THEN BECOME STATIONARY
ACROSS THE S CENTRAL WATERS SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL THEN DRIFT
BACK NE AS A WARM FRONT LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT WHILE A HIGH PRES
RIDGE BUILDS W INTO THE SRN WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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