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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
602 PM EDT Sat Sep 23 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...Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was centered near 39N
68.5W, or about 150 nm SE of Nantucket at 2 PM EDT this afternoon
with maximum winds around 30 kt just to the W and SE of the
center. Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose will drift SE tonight into
Sun, and then dissipate Sun nigh. Also, S to SE swell from
Hurricane Maria will impact the area tonight into Thu night.
Hurricane Maria will approach from the S Sun and Sun night, and
is expected to be near 31.1N 73.3W at 2 PM EDT Mon, 32.9N 73.3W
at 2 PM Tue, 34.5N 73.5W at 2 PM Wed, and near 35.0N 72.0W at
2 PM Thu. Refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisory
for Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a weak high pres ridge over the S
and central waters will weaken tonight and dissipate early Sun.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...N winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 20 to 30 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 45 to 55 kt. Seas 23 to 31 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 17 to 26 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.



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