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FZNT24 KWNM 260931
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
531 AM EDT SUN APR 26 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 FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY W TO E NEAR 35N
EARLY TODAY...THEN PUSH S ACROSS THE WATERS AS A WEAK COLD FRONT
LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL RACE E
ALONG THE FRONT TODAY...THEN CONTINUE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO
TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING. ANOTHER LOW WILL PASS S ACROSS THE FAR NE
WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN TURN E AND INTENSIFY TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
YET ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR SW WATERS LATE
WED...TRACK NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN CONTINUE SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.


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