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FZNT25 KWNM 251511
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1011 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

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 WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE NRN
WATERS TODAY...THEN BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE N CENTRAL WATERS
TONIGHT AS A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE PASSES E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS.
A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...MOVE
OFFSHORE ALONG THE FRONT INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS MON...THEN PASS
SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE
INTENSIFYING. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO N TUE NIGHT INTO WED
NIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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