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FZNT25 KWNM 270916
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 AM EST TUE JAN 27 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...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES CENTERED NEAR 38N 72W WILL PASS
SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS EARLY TODAY...WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA. THE STRONG LOW WILL MOVE OFF TO N
AND NE LATER TODAY 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 WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PASS E
ACROSS THE WATERS LATE THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...WHILE AN
ASSOCIATED LOW INTENSIFIES N OF THE AREA. THE STRONG LOW WILL
MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...WHILE ANOTHER RIDGE BUILDS
OFFSHORE.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 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...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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