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FZNT24 KWNM 241511
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1111 AM EDT THU JUL 24 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...AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT ALONG THE MID ATLC COAST
WILL SLOWLY MOVE SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI AND
FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT N AND DISSIPATE SAT. A LOW PRES TROUGH IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST SAT NIGHT AND PERSIST
INTO MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
LATE MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WINDS TO 40 KT IN AND NEAR
HEAVY TSTMS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS TO 40 KT IN AND NEAR HEAVY
TSTMS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS TO 40 KT IN AND NEAR HEAVY
TSTMS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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