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FZNT24 KWNM 050856
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
456 AM EDT WED AUG 5 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...LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE SE COAST TODAY...THEN
ACCELERATE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT
AS A COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. THE COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER
THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND THU. LOW PRES WILL FORM INLAND
OVER THE CAROLINAS THU NIGHT INTO FRI...MOVE OFF CAPE HATTERAS
FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE AREA SAT INTO SUN. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE NW WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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