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FZNT25 KWNM 231459
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1059 AM EDT THU MAR 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...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
TODAY...MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TODAY THROUGH FRI...THEN
PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT
WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT S OVER THE NRN
WATERS SAT...THEN BECOME STATIONARY LATE SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.
THE FRONT WILL LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT MON AND MON
NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.


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