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FZNT24 KWNM 050238
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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 STATIONARY FRONT WILL DISSIPATE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE SE COAST
TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN ACCELERATE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
LATER WED AND WED NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. THE COLD
FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. LOW
PRES WILL FORM INLAND OVER THE CAROLINAS THU NIGHT...MOVE OFF
CAPE HATTERAS FRI...THEN PASS SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT
INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE NW WATERS
SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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