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FZNT24 KWNM 250858
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
358 AM EST THU DEC 25 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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP E ACROSS THE WATERS
TODAY. A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E INTO THE REGION
TONIGHT THROUGH FRI...CROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE NRN WATERS SUN...MOVE SE INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN
NIGHT...AND THEN STALL ACROSS THE SRN WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT
AS HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT. RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS...ENDING LATE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. WINDS TO 35
KT IN HEAVY TSTMS. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS...ENDING LATE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT IN HEAVY
TSTMS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS...ENDING
LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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