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FZNT25 KWNM 100420
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1120 PM 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
TONIGHT AND SAT...WHILE A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS PASS SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE 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. ANOTHER LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL MOVE NE OVER THE WATERS
WED AND WED NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 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. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.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.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.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 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.



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