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FZNT24 KWNM 010358
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1158 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

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...TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT NEAR 36.7N 70.1W AT 11 PM
TONIGHT WAS MOVING EAST TO NORTHEAST AT 16 KT. THE DEPRESSION IS
EXPECTED TO TRACK NE TO NEAR 38.2N 66.9W BY 8 AM THU...THEN
STRENGTHEN INTO A POST-TROPICAL GALE WELL NE OF THE AREA NEAR
40.5N 60.5W BY 8 PM THU. A LOW PRES CENTER OFF THE SE COAST
TONIGHT WILL TRACK NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THU...THEN PASS E OF
THE CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT AND FRI. TROPICAL STORM
HERMINE NOW IN THE GULF OF MEXICO IS EXPECTED TO TRACK NE INLAND
TO NEAR 32.8N 81.4W BY 8 PM FRI. THE STORM IS EXPECTED TO BECOME
A POST-TROPICAL LOW NEAR 37.0N 76.3W BY 8 PM SAT...MOVE NE
OFFSHORE TO NEAR 39.0N 74.0W BY 8 PM SUN...THEN DRIFT E TO NEAR
39.0N 71.0W BY 8 PM MON. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER
ADVISORIES ON TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT AND TROPICAL STORM
HERMINE.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH 3 NM VSBY.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. TSTMS LIKELY
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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