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FZNT24 KWNM 221527
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1127 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 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...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
PERSIST INTO TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL DRIFT SLOWLY S AS A COLD
FRONT INTO THE SRN WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS PASS E ALONG THE FRONT...THEN PASS S OF THE
AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD JUST N OF THE AREA
SUN NIGHT INTO TUE...THEN DRIFT S INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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