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FZNT25 KWNM 042133
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
433 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

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 OFF THE MID ATLC COAST WILL MOVE
SLOWLY S TOWARD THE AREA TONIGHT AND THU AS LOW PRES AREAS MOVE
NE ALONG THE FRONT. THE FRONT WILL PASS S ACROSS THE WATERS THU
NIGHT. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TO THE N OF THE
REGION THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN SETTLE SLOWLY SE ACROSS
THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
REGION FROM THE NW SAT NIGHT AND SUN...THEN DISSIPATE. ANOTHER
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE SUN INTO MON WHILE
WEAKENING...THEN REBUILD N OF THE AREA MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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