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FZNT24 KWNM 012137
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
437 PM EST SUN FEB 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 LOW PRES OVER NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE OFF TO
THE NE TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NRN MID
ATLC COAST TONIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE FAR NW WATERS MON...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG
COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST TUE...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW WED...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE
WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW THU NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SE ACROSS THE N AND CENTRAL
WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.


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