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FZNT25 KWNM 090925
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
425 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

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 IN FROM THE W
TODAY THROUGH SAT...WHILE A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS PASS SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
SAT NIGHT AND SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT. A WARM
FRONT WILL LIFT NE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS
NE ACROSS THE N WATERS MON. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS MON NIGHT...CONTINUE S INTO THE SRN WATERS
TUE...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD IN N OF THE FRONT TUE...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

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

SOUTH OF 31N

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



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