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FZNT25 KWNM 221532
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1132 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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 STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
PERSIST INTO TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL DRIFT SLOWLY S AS A COLD
FRONT INTO THE SRN WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS PASS E ALONG THE FRONT...THEN PASS S OF THE
AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD JUST N OF THE AREA
SUN NIGHT INTO TUE...THEN DRIFT S INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT.
AN AREA OF LOW PRESS...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...WILL MOVE NEAR
THE TURKS AND CAICOS LATE SAT INTO SUN. THE LOW WILL THEN TAKE A
MORE NORTHERLY TURN SUN...AND THEN MOVE TOWARDS THE NNE MON AND
TUE.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.


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