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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1210 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 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...S to SE swell from Hurricane Maria will impact the
area today into Thu night. Hurricane Maria will approach from the
S today into tonight, and is expected to be near 30.8N 73.2W at
8 AM EDT Mon, 32.9N 73.4W at 8 AM Tue, 34.4N 73.5W at 8 AM Wed,
turn toward the E and NE and reach a position near 35.5N 71.8W at
8 AM Thu, and move to near 36.5N 68W at 8 AM Fri. Please refer
to the latest National Hurricane Center advisory for Hurricane
Maria. Otherwise, a weak high pres ridge over the N waters will
dissipate today.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 25 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 17 to 27 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...N winds 45 to 60 kt. Seas 23 to 33 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 21 to 32 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE...W to NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 23 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

South of 31N

.TODAY...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.



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