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FZNT24 KWNM 231524
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1124 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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 high pres ridge E of the waters will drift E today.
A cold front will move slowly SE across the waters this afternoon
through Thu night, stall over the central and S waters later Fri,
and persist through Sun night. Another ridge will build SE toward
the N waters Fri and Fri night, and persist off the New England
coast through Sun night. Low pres is expected to develop just S
of the waters Sat, and slowly approach the S waters Sat night
through Sun night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of TSTMs.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance
of showers and TSTMs.
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.


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