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FZNT25 KWNM 010253
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
953 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

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...STRONG LOW PRES CENTERED S OF NOVA SCOTIA WILL DRIFT
OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE AREA SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NRN MID ATLC COAST
EARLY MON...TRACK NE AND PASS N OF THE AREA LATER MON...THEN MOVE
OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD
FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD TO THE COAST TUE...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT
INTO WED. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE WED...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND
THU. A THIRD RIDGE BUILD IN FROM THE W LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.


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