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FZNT24 KWNM 302103
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
503 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
RETURN SLOWLY NWD AS A WARM FRONT TONIGHT INTO MON. THE FRONT
WILL STALL ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS LATE MON THROUGH TUE WHILE A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS TRACK E ALONG THE FRONT. A LOW PASSING E OF
THE AREA TUE NIGHT WILL PULL THE FRONT BACK S AS A COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS...AND THEN INTO THE SRN WATERS WED INTO
WED NIGHT WHILE HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE N. THE FRONT WILL
THEN BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT
AND WEAKEN...WHILE HIGH PRES CONTINUES TO BUILD IN FROM THE N.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE
EARLY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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