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FZNT24 KWNM 280840
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
440 AM EDT TUE APR 28 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...LOW PRES NE OF THE WATERS WILL MOVE E AND INTENSIFY
TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD SE INTO THE WATERS TODAY...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE AREA
TONIGHT AND WED WHILE WEAKENING. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE
INTO THE SW WATERS LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...INTENSIFY AS IT
TRACKS NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS THU INTO FRI...PASS E OF THE
NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E SAT AND SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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