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FZNT25 KWNM 292100
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
500 PM 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
TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT... BECOME STATIONARY
SUN...THEN RETURN NE ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT
INTO MON. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W
MON...MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS
WHILE WEAKENING TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH SE ACROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO
WED...STALL AND WEAKEN ACROSS THE S CENTRAL WATERS WED
NIGHT...THEN LIFT BACK N AS A WARM FRONT THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE
AN ASSOCIATED LOW APPROACHES THE MID ATLC COAST. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD IN N OF THE FRONT WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN SHIFT
E OF THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S 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. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



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