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FZNT24 KWNM 180352
OFFN02

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Mid-Atlantic states waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1152 PM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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 stationary front will persist across the S
waters tonight, then slowly lift NE through the area as a warm
front Fri through Sat night. A high pres ridge will build just N
of the area tonight, then shift NE of the area Fri and Fri night.
A weak cold front will push SE into the N and central waters Sat
and Sat night, stall across the central waters Sun into Mon, then
lift N through the region as a warm front Mon night and Tue.
Another ridge will build E over the N waters Mon and Mon night,
then pass E of the area Tue. Another cold front will approach
from the NW Tue night.

Sandy Hook to 37.5N

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

37.5N to Cape Hatteras

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Cape Hatteras to Murrells Inlet

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 1 to
3 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. TSTMs and scattered
showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.



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