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FZNT24 KWNM 250836
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
436 AM EDT THU AUG 25 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 OVER THE NRN WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND
DRIFT S OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TODAY INTO SAT NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE SE
OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH
SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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