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FZNT25 KWNM 252054
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
354 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

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...High pressure over the southern waters this evening
will drift S of the area tonight through Mon night, while
weakening. A warm front will lift NE across the area tonight. A
cold front will pass SE across the area tonight through Mon
night. High pressure will build E over the waters Mon night into
Wed, then shift E of the area late Wed and Wed night. A
developing low will move NE and approach the mid Atlantic coast
late Thu, move offshore Thu night, then track E over the waters
Fri and Fri night. The low will pull a strong cold front E across
the area Thu night and Fri.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.



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