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FZNT25 KWNM 261538
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 AM EST FRI DEC 26 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 LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E INTO THE AREA
TODAY...THEN MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...AND
PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE N WATERS
SUN NIGHT...AND THEN STALL OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST MON INTO
MON NIGHT WHILE AN AREA OF LOW PRES MOVES E ALONG THE FRONT. THE
LOW PRES AREA WILL THEN PASS WELL NE OF THE WATERS TUE WHILE
PUSHING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE OF THE AREA. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE NW BEHIND THE LOW AND FRONT MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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