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FZNT25 KWNM 222051
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
351 PM EST MON DEC 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...WEAK LOW PRES LOCATED JUST OFF CAPE HATTERAS THIS
AFTERNOON WILL SLOWLY MOVE NE ALONG THE MID ATLC COAST
TONIGHT...ALONG THE NEW JERSEY COAST TUE...THEN DISSIPATE N OF
THE REGION TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT EXTENDING SE FROM THIS LOW
WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH TUE
NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE SE COAST WED...MOVE
OFFSHORE WED NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS THU. A LARGE
AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E INTO THE REGION LATE THU THROUGH
FRI...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SHOWERS.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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