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FZNT24 KWNM 192131
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
531 PM EDT SUN APR 19 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 NE PORTION WILL SHIFT E
OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID
ATLC COAST TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN
WATERS MON INTO TUE. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE LATE
MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
WEAK HIGH PRES WILL PASS E ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WED. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE INTO THE NW PORTION WED
NIGHT...PUSH SE ACROSS N AND CENTRAL WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT...
THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE SRN WATERS FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT WHILE A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS E ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO 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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