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FZNT25 KWNM 102104
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
404 PM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W
TONIGHT...WHILE A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS PASS SE ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE LATER TONIGHT AND
SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A WARM FRONT
WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO EARLY MON. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE AREA LATER MON AND MON
NIGHT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL PASS E OVER THE NRN WATERS TUE. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE
NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL FORM ALONG THE
FRONT NEAR CAPE HATTERAS LATE WED...PASS NE OVER THE AREA WED
NIGHT...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NE THU. A THIRD RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.


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