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FZNT24 KWNM 310922
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
522 AM EDT THU JUL 31 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 STALLED FRONT WILL PERSIST OVER THE FAR E WATERS
TODAY...WHILE LOW PRES MOVING ALONG THE FRONT PULLS THE FRONT
SLIGHTLY E OVER THE NRN WATERS. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL MOVE OVER THE
NRN WATERS TODAY AND PASS NE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. THE STALLED
FRONT WILL THEN DRIFT BACK TO THE W AND NW AS A WEAK WARM FRONT
TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE HIGH PRES E OF THE AREA EXPANDS TO
THE W. THE FRONT WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY NEAR THE COAST SUN
NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE MON AS HIGH PRES EXPANDS W OVER
THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

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

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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