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FZNT24 KWNM 280919
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
519 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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...TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO 29.9N 77.0W AT 5 AM EDT SAT
IS MOVING NW 12 KT. IT IS EXPECTED TO BE NEAR 31.0N 78.4W AT 2 PM
SAT...AT 32.4N 79.7W AS A TROPICAL STORM AT 2 AM SUN. IT WILL
THEN MOVE INLAND TO 32.8N 80.0W AS A TROPICAL DEPRESSION AT 2 PM
SUN...33.0N 79.5W AT 2 AM MON. THE SYSTEM WILL RE-EMERGE OFFSHORE
AND TRANSITION TO A POST TROPICAL LOW NEAR 33.5N 78.0W AT 2 AM
TUE...MOVE TO 34.5N 76.5W AT 2 AM WED...AND 35.0N 75.5W AT 2 AM
THU. SEE THE LATEST NHC ADVISORY FOR TROPICAL DEPRESSION TWO.
OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE
SLOWLY N TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT...AND PASS E OF THE AREA MON AND
MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL FORM OVER THE NW WATERS MON
NIGHT AND MOVE E THROUGH THE N PORTION INTO TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NRN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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