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FZNT24 KWNM 242117
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST TUE JAN 24 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...STRONG LOW PRES 70 NM S OF BLOCK ISLAND WILL TRACK NE
NEAR THE NEW ENGLAND COAST TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD TO THE COAST LATER TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS
WED INTO WED NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. A
SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE N WATERS
FRI INTO SUN...WHILE HIGH PRES SLOWLY BUILDS IN FROM THE SW. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO
20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO
18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.



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