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FZNT24 KWNM 250312
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1112 PM EDT FRI APR 24 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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES E OF THE NRN WATERS WILL MOVE OFF
TO THE E THEN NE TONIGHT INTO SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE EXTENDING
INTO SW WATERS WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE N
CAROLINA COAST SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST LATE
SUN...RACE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE MON INTO WED WHILE INTENSIFYING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TO THE COAST TUE...THEN PASS SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT
INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NE INTO THE SW
WATERS LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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