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FZNT24 KWNM 070252
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1052 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

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 PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI WHILE
WEAKENING. A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE LATER TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S TONIGHT...DRIFT N INTO THE SRN WATERS THU INTO THU
NIGHT...REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT
SLOWLY NW TOWARDS THE CAROLINA COASTS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. THE LOW
WILL THEN TRACK SLOWLY NE NEAR THE N CAROLINA COAST SUN INTO
MON...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN AND CONTINUE NE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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