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FZNT24 KWNM 192045
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
445 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO
THE WATERS N OF THE FRONT TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE
AREA SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL FORM OFF THE
CAROLINA COAST SAT NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE NE SUN NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT E
ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W LATE SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA FROM THE NW TUE THROUGH WED NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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