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FZNT24 KWNM 230335
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1135 PM EDT MON MAY 22 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 WARM FRONT EXTENDING SE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST WILL
LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO TUE...WHILE A LOW PRES
CENTER DEVELOPS ON THE FRONT AND TRACKS NE. ANOTHER LOW PRES
CENTER WILL MOVE TO THE MID ATLC COAST LATE TUE...THEN PASS NE
ACROSS THE N WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
TOWARDS THE COAST WED NIGHT...PUSH SLOWLY OFFSHORE THU INTO THU
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS FRI. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST FRI NIGHT... THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE SAT
INTO SAT NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SAT
NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.



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