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FZNT24 KWNM 261621
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1221 PM EDT MON SEP 26 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N AND
MOVE OFFSHORE TODAY...THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO
TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE TONIGHT AND PUSH
SLOWLY SE INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE INTO WED. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE SE COAST TUE AND MOVE NE THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND NRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT. THE LOW WILL MERGE WITH THE COLD FRONT OVER THE
NRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE E AND NE OF THE AREA WED NIGHT AND THU
AS THE FRONT REMAINS STATIONARY ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED NIGHT
INTO FRI. THE FRONT WILL THEN LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT
FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD N OF THE REGION N WED NIGHT INTO
FRI NIGHT.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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