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FZNT25 KWNM 290858
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
458 AM EDT WED MAR 29 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...LOW PRES ABOUT 60 NM S OF NANTUCKET WILL MOVE NE
TODAY WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. THE LOW
WILL RAPIDLY INTENSIFY NE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT AS THE FRONT
CONTINUES SE ACROSS THE S WATERS. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS
WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE NE PORTION TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL
MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT
OVER THE AREA. THE LOW WILL TRACK E ACROSS THE N WATERS SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT E OF THE AREA. HIGH PRES
WILL AGAIN BUILD E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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