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FZNT25 KWNM 142130
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
430 PM EST Thu Dec 14 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 pressure over the outer waters will continue
lifting quickly northeast this evening, clearing well northeast
of the waters tonight. Behind the low, a cold front will slowly
move southeast across the waters through tonight. Another low
moves off of the Carolina coast Friday, and then will move
northeast toward Newfoundland Friday night and Saturday while
strengthening. As the low moves well to the northeast of the
waters, high pressure builds in from the west from Saturday
afternoon through Sunday night. High pressure remains over the
far southern waters Monday and Monday night, while a weak low
pressure and frontal boundary moves east across the central and
northern zones. A cold front approaches from the northwest
Tuesday, then moves across the waters Tuesday night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.



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