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FZNT25 KWNM 051555
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1055 AM EST THU MAR 5 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 COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S THROUGH THE CENTRAL
WATERS TODAY...THEN CONTINUE THROUGH THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
FRI. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E INTO THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO FRI...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NW LATE
SAT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS SAT NIGHT
AND SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS E ACROSS THE AREA LATE SUN
AND SUN NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE OVER THE NRN WATERS
LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT. A THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE MON
NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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