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FZNT25 KWNM 290850
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
450 AM EDT SAT APR 29 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 RIDGE WILL PREVAIL OVER THE SRN WATERS
TODAY INTO MON...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE AREA LATE MON AND MON
NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...PUSH S
INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS SUN. THE FRONT WILL RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT AND
PASS N OF THE AREA EARLY MON. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE MID ATLC COAST LATE MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SE ACROSS
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT
WILL PASS SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WED...FOLLOWED BY
ANOTHER RIDGE LATER WED AND WED NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.


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