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FZNT24 KWNM 231506
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1106 AM EDT WED APR 23 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. LOW
PRES WILL MOVE E AND PASS N OF THE WATERS TODAY...AND INTENSIFY
TO THE E AND NE OF THE REGION TONIGHT INTO THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD OFFSHORE THU...DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT AND
FRI...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ON THE FRONT AND
MOVE ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS SAT AND PASS SE OF THE AREA SAT
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL MOVE E OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN AREAS SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN...AND MOVE E OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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