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FZNT24 KWNM 241445
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1045 AM EDT FRI MAR 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...A STRONG HIGH OVER THE ERN WATERS TODAY WILL SHIFT S
AND MAINTAIN A RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
SUN WHILE BECOMING WEAKER. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S OVER THE
NRN WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN STALL AND WEAKEN SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE N SAT NIGHT AND
SUN...THEN PERSIST E AND NE OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE
WHILE WEAKENING. THE STALLED FRONT WILL LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A
WARM FRONT MON AND MON NIGHT. LOW PRES AND A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE W LATE TUE...THEN MOVE E INTO THEN NRN
MID ATLC WATERS TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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