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FZNT24 KWNM 180310
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1110 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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 STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST JUST E OF THE WATERS.
THE SRN PORTION OF THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W INTO THE WATERS S OF
BALTIMORE CANYON TONIGHT AND FRI. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL MOVE
NE ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. STRONGER LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP S OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT...THEN MOVE E SAT NIGHT
INTO SUN NIGHT BEFORE TURNING NE MON THROUGH TUE. STRONG HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST SAT NIGHT AND
SUN...THEN MOVE E WHILE LEAVING A WEAKENING RIDGE ACROSS THE FAR
NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE NW PORTION LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS AND
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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