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FZNT24 KWNM 231517
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1117 AM EDT THU OCT 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...STRONG LOW PRES SE OF LONG ISLAND WILL DRIFT NE OF
THE AREA TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST SAT...THEN
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE COAST LATE SUN...THEN MOVE E OVER
THE WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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