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FZNT25 KWNM 171513
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1113 AM EDT THU APR 17 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 JUST E OF THE WATERS WILL BEGIN TO
DRIFT BACK W INTO THE AREA TODAY. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL MOVE
NE ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. STRONGER LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP S OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT...AND THEN WILL MOVE E
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT BEFORE TURNING NE MON AND MON NIGHT.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST SAT NIGHT
AND SUN...THEN MOVE E WHILE LEAVING A WEAKENING RIDGE ACROSS THE
FAR NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SW N ATLC...S OF 31N

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM 31N72W TO
NEAR WEST PALM BEACH FLORIDA WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT N AS A WARM
FRONT THROUGH FRI. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT IN THE
GULF OF MEXICO FRI AND DRAG A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD BEHIND THE FRONT SUN THROUGH
MON.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.


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