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FZNT24 KWNM 290354
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1154 PM EDT THU AUG 28 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...HURRICANE CRISTOBAL LOCATED NEAR 40.2N 56.6W AT 11 PM
EDT IS MOVING EAST NORTHEAST AT 40 KT AND WILL ACCELERATE OFF TO
THE NE LATER TONIGHT. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER
ADVISORY ON HURRICANE CRISTOBAL. OTHERWISE...A WEAK COLD FRONT
EXTENDING E FROM NEAR CAPE CHARLES WILL PUSH S INTO THE INTO THE
SRN WATERS FRI...THEN BECOME STATIONARY AND WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY S ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS LATE SAT
INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA LATE MON INTO TUE
NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NW WATERS
TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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