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FZNT25 KWNM 271513
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST TUE JAN 27 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 LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 41N 69W WILL MOVE
SLOWLY OFF TO THE NE TODAY INTO WED WHILE WEAKENING. THE LOW WILL
PULL A COLD FRONT E OF THE WATERS TODAY...FOLLOWED THEN BY A
SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST WED NIGHT...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS LATE THU NIGHT
INTO FRI NIGHT...WHILE AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER INTENSIFIES
N OF THE AREA. THE STRONG LOW WILL THEN MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO THE NE
SAT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS TOWARDS
THE COAST.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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