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FZNT24 KWNM 211452
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1052 AM EDT THU AUG 21 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 WEAK LOW CENTER JUST E OF THE NRN WATERS WILL
SLOWLY MOVE E TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A TRAILING FRONT ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY THROUGH FRI.
AS A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS PASS E ALONG THE FRONT...THE FRONT WILL
DRIFT SLOWLY S INTO THE SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN
BUILD JUST N OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

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

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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