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FZNT24 KWNM 210940
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
540 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES NEAR 34N 76W WILL MOVE NE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE
TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION LATE
TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO TUE.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE JUST N OF THE WATERS THU INTO THU
NIGHT WHILE A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS NEAR THE SE COAST.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT EARLY. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT EARLY.
WIDESPREAD RAIN. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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