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FZNT24 KWNM 180247
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
947 PM EST WED DEC 17 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...LOW PRES OVER THE GULF OF MAINE WILL MOVE NE AND
INTENSIFY TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E TOWARD THE AREA
THU AND THU NIGHT...BUILD OFFSHORE FRI...THEN SHIFT NE ACROSS THE
AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF
THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST LATE SAT...THEN DRIFT NE ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT E INTO
THE AREA.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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