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FZNT25 KWNM 201509
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1009 AM EST MON FEB 20 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...A WEAK COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM THE JERSEY SHORE
EASTWARD THIS MORNING WILL PUSH S OVER THE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON
INTO TONIGHT. LOW PRES AREAS DEVELOPING NE AND E OF THE WATERS
TODAY INTO TUE WILL MOVE WELL E OF THE REGION TUE NIGHT AND WED.
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE TOWARD THE COAST LATER TODAY AND
TONIGHT...DRIFT SE THROUGH THE AREA TUE INTO WED...AND PASS SE OF
THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO FRI WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE EXTENDING
W OVER THE SRN PORTION. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS
LATE THU...STALL JUST N OF THE AREA THU NIGHT...AND THEN LIFT N
AWAY FROM THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE W BY FRI NIGHT WITH
WEAK LOW PRESSURE LIFTING N INTO THE SRN WATERS.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...BECOMING 7 TO 10
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
9 FT.


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