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FZNT24 KWNM 270343
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1043 PM EST FRI DEC 26 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 LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO TUE. A DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS ALONG THE FRONT MON INTO MON NIGHT...BEFORE A
SECOND LOW PRES PASSES E THROUGH THE WATERS TUE WHILE PULLING THE
COLD FRONT SE OF THE AREA TUE AND TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NW MON NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE WED AND WED
NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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