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FZNT24 KWNM 201554
OFFN02

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR MID ATLANTIC STATES WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1154 AM EDT WED AUG 20 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...AN AREA OF LOW PRES OVER THE NRN WATERS ALONG A FRONT
WILL SLOWLY MOVE E OF THE AREA TODAY INTO THU NIGHT AS THE FRONT
DRIFTS S INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH FRI. A SERIES OF WEAK
LOWS WILL THEN MOVE E OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI NIGHT INTO SAT
WHILE PULLING THE FRONT S INTO THE SRN WATERS. THE LOWS WILL THEN
PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT...WHILE PULLING THE
COLD FRONT S OF THE AREA SUN.

SANDY HOOK TO 37.5N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

37.5N TO CAPE HATTERAS

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE HATTERAS TO MURRELLS INLET

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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