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FZNT24 KWNM 282132
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EST SAT FEB 28 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...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD E TOWARDS THE MID
ATLC COAST TONIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS SE OF THE
WATERS SUN NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE LATE SUN
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NW MON NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE
AREA TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE FAR
NW PORTION LATE WED...THEN PUSH SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT
AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN AGAIN BUILD TOWARDS THE MID
ATLC COAST THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.


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