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FZNT25 KWNM 250912
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
412 AM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

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...LOW PRES JUST S OF SE WATERS NEAR 30N 74W EARLY THIS
MORNING WILL MOVE NE...AND PASS JUST E OF THE WATERS TODAY INTO
TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT.
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE REGION SUN...MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN SLOWLY STRENGTHEN E OF THE REGION
MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OVER THE NRN WATERS LATE TUE.
THE FRONT WILL LIFT SLOWLY N TUE NIGHT INTO WED AS WEAK LOW PRES
PASSES E ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE W WED NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY...
THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W EARLY...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



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