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FZNT24 KWNM 230845
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
445 AM EDT WED JUL 23 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 WARM FRONT OVER THE SRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL
LIFT N AND DISSIPATE TODAY. HIGH PRES WILL MERGE WITH A RIDGE SE
OF THE AREA TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATER
TODAY...MOVE TO THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...THEN SLOWLY MOVE SE
OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THU...AS WEAK AREAS OF LOW PRES
MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS FRI INTO SAT. A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN...THEN TRACK NE SUN NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH 3 NM VSBY EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS WITH 3 NM VSBY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH 3 NM VSBY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS WITH 4 NM VSBY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH 4 NM VSBY.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS OR CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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