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FZNT24 KWNM 200906
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
506 AM EDT WED AUG 20 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 FRONT W TO E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH FRI. A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER ALONG THE
FRONT NEAR 37N 70W WILL TRACK SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS THROUGH
TONIGHT. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL MOVE E OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE PULLING THE FRONT S AS A COLD FRONT INTO
THE SRN WATERS. THE LOWS WILL THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT NIGHT
INTO SUN NIGHT...WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT S OF THE AREA SUN.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N 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...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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