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FZNT24 KWNM 312047
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
447 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 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 SW TO NE
ACROSS THE SE WATERS EARLY TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER ON THE
FRONT OVER THE SRN WATERS WILL TRACK SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE REGION
TONIGHT INTO SAT WHILE SLOWLY STRENGTHENING. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW
WILL MOVE OFFSHORE NEAR HATTERAS CANYON LATE SAT...TRACK NE
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER SUN INTO MON. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN NIGHT
AND MON...MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE
INTO WED NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE S
CENTRAL WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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