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FZNT24 KWNM 201500
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1100 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS
TODAY...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUN. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT...PASS NE
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SUN NIGHT INTO
MON. THE LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA SUN INTO
MON. 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

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

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...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 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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