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FZNT24 KWNM 311625
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1225 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

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 ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
SLOWLY SHIFT E OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES
AREA WILL FORM ALONG A COASTAL STATIONARY FRONT OFF THE N
CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY E TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN
PASS SE OF THE SRN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
BEHIND THE FRONT THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.



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