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FZNT24 KWNM 202059
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
459 PM EDT WED AUG 20 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...AN AREA OF LOW PRES NEAR 38N68W ALONG A FRONT WILL
SLOWLY MOVE E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT AS THE FRONT
DRIFTS S THROUGH THE CENTRAL WATERS. THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE SLOWLY S INTO THE SRN WATERS AS A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS MOVE E
OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI INTO SAT...THEN SHIFT S OF THE AREA
SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD JUST NW OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT THROUGH
MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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