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FZNT25 KWNM 222058
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
458 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 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 just E of the waters will drift E
tonight. A cold front will approach from the NW tonight, move
slowly SE across the waters Wed through Thu night, stall over the
central and S waters Fri night, and persist through Sun night.
Another ridge will build SE toward the N waters Fri and Fri
night, and persist off the New England coast through Sun night.
Low pres is expected to develop just S of the waters Sat and
slowly approach the S waters Sat night through Sun night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of TSTMs.
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of showers
and TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and
TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.



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