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FZNT25 KWNM 220355
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1055 PM EST SUN DEC 21 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS N OF THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO MON. LOW PRES WILL DRIFT N OVER THE WATERS NEAR THE COAST
TONIGHT THROUGH TUE...THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE NEW JERSEY COAST
TUE NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A WARM FRONT N ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT THROUGH TUE. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH
THE SE COAST EARLY WED...MOVE OFFSHORE LATER WED AND WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD E
INTO THE REGION LATE THU AND THU NIGHT...AND PASS E OF THE WATERS
LATE FRI. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST FRI NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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