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FZNT24 KWNM 250252
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1052 PM EDT Sun Mar 24 2019

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...High pressure will shift E of the area later tonight.
A cold front will move into the northern waters Mon, then briefly
stall over the central portions Mon night. Low pressure will
develop along the stalled front over the central waters Mon night
and Tue, then clear E of the area later Tue and Tue night while
pulling the cold front through the remainder of the area. The
front will stall just S and E of the waters Wed and Wed night as
another strong low develops along the front. The low will slowly
pass S and SE of the waters Thu through Fri, and track NE near
Bermuda Fri night while gradually weakening. Another high
pressure ridge will build N of the area Tue and Tue night, then
persist through Fri night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Rain and
TSTMs.
.TUE...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain and
TSTMs.
.TUE...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 23 ft.
.WED...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 22 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.



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