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FZNT24 KWNM 290236
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1036 PM EDT SUN MAY 28 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 STATIONARY FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS EARLY
TONIGHT...WILL LIFT SLOWLY N AS A WARM FRONT LATER TONIGHT INTO
MON AS LOW PRES TRACKS FROM THE MID ATLC COAST NE ALONG THE
FRONT. THE LOW WILL PASS E OF THE NE PORTION MON NIGHT. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL DEVELOP AND CROSS THE WATERS TUE. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W AND NW TUE NIGHT INTO WED AS
THE RIDGE PASSES E OF THE WATERS. THE FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE
WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU...AND THEN DISSIPATE. ANOTHER WEAK
RIDGE WILL FOLLOW THE FRONT AND CROSS THE WATERS LATER THU AND
THU NIGHT. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W AND NW
FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



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