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FZNT25 KWNM 280318
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1018 PM EST MON FEB 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 CENTER JUST E OF THE NRN WATERS WILL MOVE
FURTHER E AWAY FROM THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT WHILE
MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. A WARM FRONT WILL
DEVELOP OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST TUE...THEN PASS N OF THE
WATERS TUE NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
WED...MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN PASS SE
OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS E ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS FRI...THEN INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT... THEN MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS LATE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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