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FZNT24 KWNM 272048
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
448 PM EDT Sun May 27 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...A high pressure ridge will remain just E of the
central and S waters through Wed night, then weaken Tue and Tue
night. Low pressure over the far N waters will move E across the
area tonight into Mon, pulling a cold front into the area. The
front will move E of the region Mon night into Tue. Another area
of low pressure will move E across the northern and central
waters Tue into Tue night, with a front moving into the central
waters. The front will remain stationary over the central waters
Wed into Thu, as high pressure builds across the northern waters.
The front will then lift slowly N as a warm front Thu night into
Fri night, as high pressure weakens E of the area.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less early. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.MON...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...Shifting winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance
of rain and fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain and fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...Winds becoming E to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT through FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.


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