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FZNT24 KWNM 280840
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
440 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS NE OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS
TODAY...WHILE INTENSIFYING. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER
THE FAR NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OVER THE NRN WATERS
SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN AND SUN
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO EARLY TUE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TUE...THEN SHIFT SE OVER THE WATERS TUE NIGHT.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE SE TO THE NEW JERSEY COAST TUE
NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE LATE WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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