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FZNT24 KWNM 231530
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1130 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 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 COLD FRONT ACROSS THE S WATERS WILL MOVE E OF THE
AREA TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE SE COAST
TONIGHT...THEN EXPAND N UP THE COAST WED INTO WED NIGHT. A LOW
PRES CENTER WILL FORM ON THE TROF WED NIGHT...DRIFT E OFF THE MID
ATLC COAST THU INTO FRI...THEN TURN SLOWLY SW INTO THE SRN WATERS
FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NW TODAY INTO WED...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE JUST
N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. THE
WEAK RIDGE WILL THEN DRIFT S INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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