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FZNT24 KWNM 280834
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
434 AM EDT THU JUL 28 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...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
PERSIST TODAY...LIFT N AS A WEAK WARM FRONT TONIGHT AND THEN
DISSIPATE ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS FRI. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...AND MOVE SLOWLY TO THE COAST TONIGHT
AND FRI. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
NEAR CAPE MAY ALONG THE FRONT LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...AND PASS
JUST N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE
COLD FRONT SE THROUGH THE REGION. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE
NORTHERN WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH
THE NEW JERSEY COAST LATE SUN...AND TRACK NE JUST N OF THE WATERS
SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE
AREA.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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 TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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