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FZNT25 KWNM 171537
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1037 AM EST WED DEC 17 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 COLD FRONT ALONG 70W WILL PASS E OF THE WATERS
TODAY. LOW PRES WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO THU. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E TOWARD THE AREA THU AND THU
NIGHT...BUILD OFFSHORE FRI...THEN SHIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA FRI
NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SOUTH
CAROLINA COAST LATE SAT...THEN TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT E OVER THE AREA.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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