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FZNT24 KWNM 250902
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
502 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 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 COLD FRONT WILL PASS SLOWLY S ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM
THE NW TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND MON...THEN SHIFT E OF
THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW MON NIGHT AND PUSH SLOWLY SE INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS TUE THROUGH WED. THE FRONT WILL THEN BECOME NEARLY
STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WED NIGHT
INTO THU NIGHT WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE N.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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