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FZNT24 KWNM 190850
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
450 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS
TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO
THE WATERS N OF THE FRONT FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST SAT NIGHT INTO
SUN...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER SUN INTO MON. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W LATE SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA FROM THE NW TUE AND
TUE NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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