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FZNT24 KWNM 291550
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1150 AM EDT THU SEP 29 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 FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY N AS A WARM FRONT
LATE TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE W SAT NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN DRIFT
SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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