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FZNT24 KWNM 240307
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1107 PM EDT TUE SEP 23 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 STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO WED. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ON THE FRONT WED...DRIFT
N NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. THE LOW WILL THEN TRACK
S NEAR THE OUTERMOST WATERS SAT INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE N TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN
MAINTAIN A RIDGE JUST N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT
WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. ANOTHER HIGH PRES WILL BUILD JUST NW OF
THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT S INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION E TO SE 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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