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FZNT24 KWNM 310320
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1120 PM EDT THU OCT 30 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 WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE
ACROSS THE SE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER
WILL FORM ON THE FRONT TONIGHT OVER THE SRN WATERS...THEN TRACK
NE ACROSS THE REGION FRI INTO SAT WHILE SLOWLY STRENGTHENING.
ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE NEAR HATTERAS CANYON LATE
SAT...TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER SUN INTO MON. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN NIGHT
AND MON...MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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