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FZNT25 KWNM 241540
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1040 AM EST TUE JAN 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...STRONG LOW PRES 80 NM SE OF SANDY HOOK NEW JERSEY
WILL TRACK NE NEAR THE NEW ENGLAND COAST TODAY... THEN MOVE NE OF
THE NEW ENGLAND WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE OUTER
WATERS WILL MOVE E TODAY AND PASS E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST LATER TONIGHT...THEN PASS
E ACROSS THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS
THU INTO THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN PASS
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES
SLOWLY BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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