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FZNT24 KWNM 240845
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
445 AM EDT WED AUG 24 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE NRN WATERS
TODAY INTO THU...THEN WEAKEN AND DRIFT S OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN
WATERS THU NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
AREA FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS FRI NIGHT
INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER
THE WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 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 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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