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FZNT24 KWNM 181454
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1054 AM EDT SAT APR 18 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...WEAK LOW PRES OVER THE FAR SE WATERS WILL DRIFT E
TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE N
AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL DRIFT S TODAY AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A
SECOND COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS
TONIGHT AND DISSIPATE SUN...WHILE ASSOCIATED LOW PRES INTENSIFIES
NE OF THE AREA. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN...THEN
MOVE E OF THE REGION SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS
THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO TUE...FOLLOWED BY A WEAK COLD FRONT
MOVING E ACROSS THE AREA LATE MON NIGHT AND TUE. HIGH PRES WILL
PASS E ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA WED
NIGHT WHILE ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT PUSHES SE INTO THE FAR NW
WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
SHOWERS.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO 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.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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