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FZNT24 KWNM 260313
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1113 PM EDT Tue Jul 25 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 cold front will drift SE over the northern and
central waters tonight and Wed, then stall off the Carolina coast
Wed night and Thu as a high pres ridge builds SE over the waters.
Low pres will approach the mid Atlantic coast from the W Fri,
track NE and pass N of the area late Fri and Fri night, then move
off to the NE Sat. The low will pull another cold front SE over
the area late Fri into Sun, with the front stalling over the
southern waters later Sun. Another ridge will build SE into the
waters Sun and Sun night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. TSTMs and scattered showers.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.


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