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FZNT24 KWNM 271518
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1118 AM EDT WED AUG 27 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...HURRICANE CRISTOBAL LOCATED NEAR 31.8N 72.2W AT 11 AM
EDT IS MOVING N AT 10 KT. CHRISTOBAL WILL MOVE N TO NEAR 36.5N
66.7W BY 8 AM THU...TO 39.6N 59.9W BY 8 PM THU...TURN NE TO 43.5N
52.0W BY 8 AM FRI...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NE LATER FRI.
OTHERWISE...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE AREA THU NIGHT
AND FRI...EXPAND ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO EARLY SAT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE E LATER SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT. SEE LATEST NHC
ADVISORY ON HURRICANE CRISTOBAL.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 17
TO 24 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 16 TO 22 FT... SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT LATE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.


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