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FZNT24 KWNM 282113
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
513 PM EDT WED SEP 28 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...LOW PRES MOVING NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WILL PASS E
OF THE AREA EARLY TONIGHT. A NEARLY STATIONARY FRONT TONIGHT WILL
EXTEND NE TO SW OVER THE NRN AREAS INTO FRI. THE FRONT WILL THEN
LIFT SLOWLY N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI AND FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY E AND APPROACH THE
CENTRAL AND SRN COAST THU NIGHT AND FRI...THEN MOVE E SAT AND
CROSS INTO THE OFFSHORE AREAS LATE SAT NIGHT AND SUN...AND MOVE
OVER THE WATERS THROUGH MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE 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 TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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