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FZNT24 KWNM 260858
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
458 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 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 WARM FRONT OVER THE FAR NE WATERS WILL LIFT NE OF
THE AREA EARLY TODAY BEFORE A LOW PRES TROUGH PASSES SE ACROSS
THE WATERS LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY AND PASS SE ACROSS THE AREA LATER
TODAY INTO WED...THEN STALL OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WHILE
WEAKENING LATE WED INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW WED NIGHT AND THU...AND MOVE SLOWLY TO THE
COAST THU NIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY ALONG THE FRONT LATE FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT...AND PASS JUST N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT WHILE
PULLING THE COLD FRONT E THROUGH THE REGION.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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