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FZNT25 KWNM 160903
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
503 AM EDT WED APR 16 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 STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE WATERS WILL MOVE E AND
PASS E OF THE AREA TODAY. THE FRONT WILL STALL JUST E OF THE
WATERS TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT BACK W OVER THE AREA THU. A SERIES OF
WEAK LOWS WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE STATIONARY FRONT THU NIGHT INTO
FRI NIGHT. STRONGER LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP S OF THE WATERS FRI
NIGHT...AND THEN WILL MOVE E SAT INTO SUN NIGHT AS STRONG HIGH
PRES BUILDS OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC...S OF 31N

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 31N76W TO PALM BEACH WILL
STALL FROM 31N72W TO CAY SAL BANK TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT N AS A
WARM FRONT ACROSS THE BAHAMAS AND NW WATERS THROUGH FRI NIGHT.
THE  BOUNDARY WILL PUSH SE AS A COLD FRONT SAT THEN MOVE E OF THE
AREA SUN NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS BEHIND THE FRONT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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