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FZNT24 KWNM 210904
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
504 AM EDT TUE OCT 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE WATERS WILL PASS E OF THE
AREA EARLY TODAY. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE SE OFF THE NEW
JERSEY COAST LATE TODAY...REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TONIGHT INTO
THU...THEN MOVE NE AND PASS N OF THE AREA LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.
THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT
INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD E OVER THE WATERS FRI
THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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