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FZNT24 KWNM 300314
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1114 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT AS
DEVELOPING LOW PRES JUST E OF THE NRN WATERS MOVES E AWAY FROM
THE REGION. THE RIDGE WILL PASS SE OF THE AREA MON. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER MON INTO EARLY TUE. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL PASS E OVER THE WATERS TUE. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE
OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TUE NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
WED WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE WED. A
THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN
MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FRI...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH 3 NM VSBY.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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