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NAVTEX Marine Forecast (Portsmouth, VA)

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FZNT24 KWNM 300314
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1114 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

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 RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRES CENTER S OF NOVA
SCOTIA WILL PASS SLOWLY NE OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT
WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE NE
WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST TONIGHT...THEN
PASS SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO FRI NIGHT. A DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI NIGHT WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT OFFSHORE. THE LOW WILL THEN TRACK E ACROSS THE FAR N
WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT E ACROSS
THE AREA. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST
SUN...THEN PASS SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON
NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
MON...THEN LIFT N MON NIGHT.  

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. 
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. 


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