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FZNT24 KWNM 242135
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
435 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE LATE TONIGHT...DRIFT
SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE...THEN STALL SW TO NE ACROSS THE SRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES ON THE FRONT WILL
MOVE NE INTO THE SW WATERS TUE NIGHT... STRENGTHEN AND CONTINUE
NE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST WED INTO EARLY WED NIGHT...THEN PASS N
OF THE WATERS LATER WED NIGHT INTO THU. THE LOW WILL PULL A
TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT.
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W FRI...PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS
FRI NIGHT AND SAT...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
SAT NIGHT WHILE A WARM FRONT PASSES NE ACROSS THE N PORTION.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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