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FZNT24 KWNM 010850
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
450 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 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....LOW PRES 230 NM E OF THE VIRGINIA CAPES WILL MOVE NE
TO NEAR GEORGES BANK LATER TODAY. A COLD FRONT TRAILING SW FROM
THE LOW WILL MOVE E WHILE DISSIPATING. A SECOND...STRONGER LOW IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE NE TO NEAR CAPE HATTERAS BY THIS
EVENING...QUICKLY MOVE NE TONIGHT...THEN ACROSS GEORGES BANK SUN
WHILE INTENSIFYING. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SUN
NIGHT AND MON. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE SUN NIGHT AND MON...MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT AND
TUE...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS WED WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE
WESTWARD ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 30 TO
40 KT EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO N 30 TO 40 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO SW 35 TO 45 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT EARLY. SCATTERED
TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
15 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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