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FZNT24 KWNM 230257
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1057 PM EDT MON SEP 22 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 COLD FRONT EXTENDING NE TO SW ACROSS THE S AND
CENTRAL WATERS WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP NEAR THE SE COAST LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT... STRENGTHEN
WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN THU INTO SAT. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE INTO WED...THEN MAINTAIN
A RIDGE JUST N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE SLOWLY
WEAKENING. THE WEAK RIDGE WILL THEN DRIFT S INTO THE NRN WATERS
LATE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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