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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1104 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

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 FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY NE TO SW ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL TRACK SLOWLY NE
ALONG THE FRONT ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
PASSE E OF THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE FRONT
SE OF THE AREA. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST N OF THE
WATERS TODAY...THEN WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TUE...MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT...THEN
PASS E OF THE WATERS WED WHILE ASSOCIATED LOW PRES INTENSIFIES
JUST NE OF THE AREA. THE STRONG LOW WILL THEN MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO
THE NE WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT WHILE A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS
OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.




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