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FZNT24 KWNM 271422
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1022 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 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...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY
INTO SAT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL FORM ALONG THE FRONT OFF CAPE
HATTERAS THIS AFTERNOON...THEN INTENSIFY AS IT PASSES NE OVER THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND SAT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OVER THE NRN
WATERS SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN AND SUN
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO EARLY TUE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TUE AND TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE SE AND
APPROACH THE FAR NW WATERS TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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