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FZNT24 KWNM 170853
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
453 AM EDT WED SEP 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...A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE FAR SRN WATERS
WILL PERSIST TODAY...THEN DRIFT SE THROUGH THU. AREAS OF LOW PRES
WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT WED INTO THU. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL SLOWLY MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY INTO
THU. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ON THE TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE
PORTION TONIGHT AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S INTO THE
REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT
AND SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SRN
WATERS SAT NIGHT AND DRIFT NW THROUGH SUN NIGHT...WHILE A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE MID ATLC COAST SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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