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FZNT24 KWNM 060244
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1044 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 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 WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN SLOWLY DRIFT NE ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS WED NIGHT INTO FRI. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE
FAR NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE WED
NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE S WED AND WED
NIGHT...DRIFT N INTO THE SRN WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT...REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY FRI INTO SAT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY NW THEN N NEAR
THE SE COAST SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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