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FZNT24 KWNM 290303
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1103 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
SLOWLY LIFT N AS A WEAK WARM FRONT AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY TO THE COAST TONIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING
LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY FRI...AND
PASS JUST N OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT WHILE PULLING A COLD
FRONT SE THROUGH THE REGION. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NEW
JERSEY COAST LATE SUN...AND TRACK NE JUST N OF THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING ANOTHER COLD FRONT SE ACROSS
THE AREA. THE FRONT WILL BECOME STATIONARY NEAR CAPE HATTERAS
LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT WHILE HIGH PRES PASSES N OF WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND SHOWERS WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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