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FZNT24 KWNM 190246
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
946 PM EST THU DEC 18 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE AREA
TONIGHT...BUILD OFFSHORE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN SHIFT NE ACROSS
THE AREA SAT INTO MON. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE
SOUTH CAROLINA COAST SUN NIGHT...DRIFT N OVER THE WATERS NEAR THE
COAST MON THROUGH TUE...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA TUE NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. THE LOW WILL PULL A WARM FRONT N ACROSS THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT THROUGH TUE. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH
THE SE COAST LATE TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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