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FZNT25 KWNM 310931
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
531 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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 FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE
ACROSS THE SE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER ON THE
FRONT OVER THE SRN WATERS WILL TRACK SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE REGION
TODAY INTO SAT WHILE SLOWLY STRENGTHENING. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW
WILL MOVE OFFSHORE NEAR HATTERAS CANYON LATE SAT...TRACK NE
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER SUN INTO MON. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN NIGHT
AND MON...MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE S
CENTRAL WATERS.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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