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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
444 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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 ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
WEAKEN TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE N
WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING... THEN DISSIPATE
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS EARLY SUN. LONG PERIOD E TO SE SWELL
PRODUCED BY TROPICAL STORM GASTON WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS
TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE AFFECT THE WATERS THROUGH WED NIGHT.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE N WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE S WATERS FROM THE E SUN NIGHT...MOVE W ACROSS THE
AREA MON INTO TUE...THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE CAROLINA COAST TUE
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE N WATERS TUE...WEAKEN
TUE NIGHT...AND DISSIPATE WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF
THE COAST WED NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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