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FZNT24 KWNM 141542
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1142 AM EDT Wed Apr 14 2021

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 build across the area today, then
weaken tonight while shifting E of the region. Developing low
pressure will move off the coast near the Virginia Capes early
Thu, and then slowly track NE over the waters Thu into Thu night
while pulling a cold front across the area. The low will move N
and NE near the New England coast Fri and Fri night, and then
will track E across Georges Bank Sat before finally accelerating
NE Sat night. High pressure will build across the area late Fri
night, then shift E of the waters Sat. Another low will move off
the SE coast later Sat, then move E across the central and
southern portions Sun and Sun night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of rain
with vsby 1 nm or less.
.THU...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain with vsby
1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Rain with
vsby 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Showers and
scattered tstms.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Showers
and scattered tstms.
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Showers and
scattered tstms.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Showers
and scattered tstms.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.



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