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FZNT25 KWNM 291420
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1020 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 ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TODAY INTO MON...THEN WEAKEN MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN BECOME STATIONARY SUN. THE FRONT WILL RETURN N AS
A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT AND THEN PASS N OF THE AREA MON. A
STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W MON... MOVE OFFSHORE
MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE
ACROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN STALL AND WEAKEN
ACROSS THE S CENTRAL WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE A HIGH PRES
RIDGE BUILDS OFFSHORE.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 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...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. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE 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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