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FZNT25 KWNM 021453
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
953 AM EST MON MAR 2 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE QUICKLY SE OVER THE WATERS
TODAY...AS LOW PRES RAPIDLY INTENSIFIES WELL NE OF THE AREA.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W TONIGHT...THEN PASS E
ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH
SE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION LATE WED...THEN PUSH SLOWLY SE ACROSS
THE REMAINDER OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT AS LOW PRES
MOVES NE ALONG THE FRONT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD
TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT INTO FRI...MOVING E OVER THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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