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FZNT24 KWNM 032052
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
452 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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 STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES CURRENTLY CENTERED
NEAR SAINT SIMONS ISLAND WILL SLOWLY MOVE NE ALONG THE COAST
TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN ACCELERATE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. THE COLD
FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE SRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN
LIFT BACK N AS A WARM FRONT THU NIGHT INTO FRI AS A LOW PRES
SYSTEM APPROACHES THE COAST. THE LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE
NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT
INTO THE WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

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

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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