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FZNT24 KWNM 302110
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
510 PM EDT SAT APR 30 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 LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 38N63W WILL MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO
THE E THIS EVENING. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD S INTO THE
WATERS TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL
MOVE NE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SUN...THEN CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON WHILE A DEVELOPING LOW FORMS ON THE
FRONT. AS THE DEVELOPING LOW MOVES OFF TO THE N IT WILL PULL A
TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE MON
INTO TUE. THE FRONT WILL THEN STALL SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...WITH A DEVELOPING LOW FORMING ON THE
FRONT NEAR THE SE COAST LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. THE LOW WILL
SLOWLY MOVE N ACROSS THE WATERS THU AND PASS INLAND OVER NEW
ENGLAND THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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