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FZNT25 KWNM 261414
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 AM EST SUN FEB 26 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 STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE FAR E PORTION WILL PASS
E OF THE WATERS EARLY TODAY. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID
ATLC COAST LATE TODAY...PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO
MON...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE
MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. A WARM FRONT WILL
DEVELOP OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST TUE...PASS NE ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN LIFT N OF THE AREA WED. ANOTHER STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED...MOVE OFFSHORE LATE WED
NIGHT INTO THU...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

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


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