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FZNT24 KWNM 212100
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
500 PM EDT THU AUG 21 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 THROUGH FRI. THE FRONT WILL DRIFT SLOWLY S INTO THE SRN
WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...AS A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS PASS E
ALONG THE FRONT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD JUST N OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO TUE
NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS EARLY.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.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 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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