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FZNT24 KWNM 242105
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
505 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

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...Low pressure inland across South Carolina will slowly
drift NE tonight, before turning N and accelerating along the
coast Wed and Wed night. The low will pull a series of fronts
across the region tonight through Wed night. The low will clear
well N of the waters by Thu. A low pressure trough will move E
across the region Wed night and Thu. Another low pressure will
approach the SE coast Thu night, lift N along the coast Fri and
Fri night, then clear well N of the area Sat. The low will pull a
slow moving cold front through the region Fri into Sat. The front
will clear E of the waters Sat night, as high pressure builds
behind the front Sat night through Sun night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Rain with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. Areas of fog,
scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Chance of
rain early, then showers and scattered TSTMs. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. TSTMs,
showers and fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
Scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Showers
and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.



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