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FZNT24 KWNM 282059
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
459 PM EDT THU APR 28 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 STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT THROUGH SAT...THEN LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT SAT NIGHT AND
SUN. A COUPLE OF WEAK LOW PRES CENTERS WILL MOVE OFF THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST AND CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND FRI. ANOTHER LOW
WILL MOVE OVER THE NRN WATERS...THEN MOVE NE OF THE REGION MON
WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA. THE FRONT WILL
CONTINUE TO PRESS SE OVER THE WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN WILL BECOME
NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE SRN PORTION TUE. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
EARLY.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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