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FZNT24 KWNM 011538
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 AM EST SUN FEB 1 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...STRONG LOW PRES NEAR NEWFOUNDLAND WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY. HIGH PRES WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS TODAY. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NRN MID ATLC
COAST TONIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE FAR NW WATERS MON...THEN MOVE
OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD
FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD TO THE COAST TUE...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE
NIGHT INTO WED. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW WED...THEN PASS S ACROSS THE WATERS LATE WED NIGHT INTO THU
NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD IN FROM THE NW THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
AND CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.


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