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FZNT24 KWNM 302146
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
546 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

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 pressure centered about 150 nm SE of Nantucket
this morning will move E while pulling a cold front through the
waters. The low will slow and drift E away from Georges Bank
tonight into Tue, with the front stalling off of the far SE U.S.
coast. Another low will move off of the South Carolina coast Tue
night, and move slowly NE Wed and Wed night while gradually
intensifying. The low will become expansive while centered E of
the northern waters Thu, and SE of Nova Scotia Thu night.
Mariners should keep abreast of the latest forecasts with the
system to consider avoidance plans. High pressure will start to
build E off of the Georgia and South Carolina coast later Thu
into Fri night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

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

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain.
.WED...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.FRI...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 17 to 24 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Rain
with vsby 1 nm or less.
.WED...N winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft. Rain with vsby
1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.FRI...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 16 to 22 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Rain
with vsby 1 nm or less.
.WED...N winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.