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FZNT24 KWNM 290340
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1140 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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 WILL PERSIST SW TO NE ACROSS THE
SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A SERIES OF
WEAK LOWS WILL TRACK NE ALONG THE FRONT SAT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT...DRIFT S INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE INTO THE
SRN WATERS AND PERSIST SUN NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE N MON...PUSH
S INTO THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM ERIKA IS EXPECTED TO
TRACK N OVER THE ERN GULF OF MEXICO MON AND TUE...AND MAKE
LANDFALL OVER THE CENTRAL FLORIDA PANHANDLE TUE NIGHT OR WED. SEE
THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY ON ERIKA FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.


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