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FZNT25 KWNM 241535
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1035 AM EST FRI FEB 24 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...HIGH PRES CENTERED NE OF BERMUDA WILL MOVE E AWAY
FROM THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE
ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS. STRONG LOW PRES E OF
FLORIDA...N OF THE BAHAMAS...WILL SLOWLY APPROACH FROM THE SW
EARLY TODAY...MOVE N INTO THE SE PORTION LATER TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN ACCELERATE TO THE N AND NE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT
WHILE BECOMING ABSORBED BY A STRONG COLD FRONT MOVING E ACROSS
THE REGION. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE WATERS SUN...MOVE
E ACROSS THE AREA 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 LIFT N OVER THE NW
PORTION MON NIGHT...AND PASS N OF THE AREA TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. 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...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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