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FZNT24 KWNM 241541
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1041 AM EST TUE JAN 24 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...STRONG LOW PRES 80 NM SE OF SANDY HOOK NEW JERSEY
WILL TRACK NE NEAR THE NEW ENGLAND COAST TODAY... THEN MOVE NE OF
THE NEW ENGLAND WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE OUTER
WATERS WILL MOVE E TODAY AND PASS E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST LATER TONIGHT...THEN PASS
E ACROSS THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS
THU INTO THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN PASS
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES
SLOWLY BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO
20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.


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