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FZNT24 KWNM 300302
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1102 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

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 PREVAIL ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT...BECOME STATIONARY SUN...THEN
RETURN NE ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A
STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W MON...MOVE OFFSHORE
MON NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS WHILE WEAKENING TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE ACROSS THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED...STALL AND WEAKEN
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WED NIGHT...THEN LIFT BACK N AS A WARM
FRONT THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE LOW PRES APPROACHES THE MID ATLC
COAST.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.



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