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FZNT24 KWNM 010850
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
350 AM EST SUN MAR 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 HIGH PRES WILL QUICKLY PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO MON...AS LOW PRES RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES WELL NE OF THE AREA
MON. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH
SE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION LATE WED...THEN PUSH SE ACROSS THE
WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN AGAIN BUILD
TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN AND
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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