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FZNT24 KWNM 161514
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1114 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 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 WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE FAR SRN WATERS WILL
BECOME STATIONARY THIS AFTERNOON...PERSIST INTO WED...THEN DRIFT
SE THROUGH THU NIGHT. AREAS OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE
FRONT WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROF WILL MOVE
OFF THE MID ATLC COAST THIS AFTERNOON THEN SLOWLY MOVE ACROSS THE
WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S INTO
THE REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA
SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER
THE S WATERS SAT NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
WITH SE SWELL.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT WITH SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT WITH SE
SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7
FTWITH SE SWELL. CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH SE SWELL.
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITH SE
SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT WITH SE SWELL. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT WITH SE SWELL.
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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