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FZNT25 KWNM 182044
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
444 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

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 PASS SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI...THEN MOVE OVER THE SRN WATERS FRI INTO
FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS N OF THE
FRONT FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM
OFF THE CAROLINA COAST SAT NIGHT INTO SUN...THEN PASS NE ACROSS
THE WATERS LATER SUN INTO MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE
SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD
INTO THE AREA FROM THE NW TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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