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FZNT25 KWNM 271550
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1150 AM EDT MON MAR 27 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WILL WEAKEN
TODAY INTO TUE. LOW PRES ALONG A WARM FRONT OVER THE NRN WATERS
WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W LATE TUE...TRACK E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE
NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE REGION...THEN PASS
E OF THE AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT AS THE FRONT CONTINUES SE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL
PASS SE ACROSS THE NE PORTION WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. YET ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W FRI...THEN MOVE OFF THE NRN MID ATLC
COAST FRI NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT OVER THE AREA.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

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

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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