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FZNT24 KWNM 270313
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1113 PM 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 COLD FRONT WILL PASS S ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER JUST E OF THE CENTRAL
WATERS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO TUE WHILE
INTENSIFYING. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS S NEAR THE FAR NE
WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN TURN E AND INTENSIFY TUE INTO WED. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE SW PORTION MON NIGHT AND
TUE...THEN DRIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU WHILE
WEAKENING. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE INTO THE SW WATERS LATE
WED AND WED NIGHT...INTENSIFY AS IT TRACKS NE ACROSS THE SRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY PASSES E OF THE
NRN WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.


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