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FZNT24 KWNM 180334
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1134 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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 COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SE ACROSS THE FAR SRN
WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU...AS AREAS OF LOW PRES PASS NE ALONG THE
FRONT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ON THE
TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE WATERS TONIGHT AND THU. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATER THU...PASS SE ACROSS
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI...AND THEN MOVE
THROUGH THE SRN WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS N OF THE FRONT FRI INTO SAT. ANOTHER LOW IS
EXPECTED TO FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST SUN...THEN PASS NE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE E
ACROSS THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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