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FZNT25 KWNM 310321
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1121 PM EDT THU OCT 30 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 FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE
ACROSS THE SE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER
WILL FORM ON THE FRONT TONIGHT OVER THE SRN WATERS...THEN TRACK
NE ACROSS THE REGION FRI INTO SAT WHILE SLOWLY STRENGTHENING.
ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE NEAR HATTERAS CANYON LATE
SAT...TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER SUN INTO MON. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN NIGHT
AND MON...MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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