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FZNT25 KWNM 041532
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

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 LOW PRES CENTER SE OF NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE
OFF TO THE SE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE EXTENDING INTO THE S
WATERS WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY INTO MON WHILE
WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SE COAST TONIGHT...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER
STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP TUE AND MOVE NE NEAR THE SE
COAST...CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN
DRIFT SE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.


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