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FZNT24 KWNM 250330
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1130 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

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 NE OF THE WATERS WILL MOVE SLOWLY E
THIS EVENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT AND FRI...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION FRI NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE E OFF THE COAST FRI NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP
ON THE FRONT AND MOVE ACROSS THE N WATERS SAT AND PASS E OF THE
AREA SAT NIGHT. THE LOW WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE TOWARD THE AREA SUN NIGHT THROUGH
MON NIGHT AS THE COLD FRONT STALLS OVER THE S WATERS. THE HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL SHIFT E TUE AND TUE NIGHT AS THE STATIONARY FRONT
BEGINS TO LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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