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FZNT25 KWNM 231542
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1042 AM EST SUN NOV 23 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
WILL MOVE E TODAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN PUSH SE OVER THE AREA
MON NIGHT AND TUE...BEFORE STALLING OVER THE SRN WATERS TUE
NIGHT. LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO FORM ALONG THE FRONT TUE
NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN AND MOVE NE ACROSS THE AREA WED AND WED
NIGHT...WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE SRN WATERS THU...THEN WEAKEN THU NIGHT
AS A WEAK FRONT MOVES OFF THE COAST.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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