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FZNT25 KWNM 222126
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
526 PM EDT MON SEP 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...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING NE TO SW ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT. A
WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE SE COAST LATE
TUE...STRENGTHEN WED AND PERSIST INTO THU. A WEAK AREA OF LOW
PRES IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR CAPE HATTERAS THU...THEN SLOWLY
MOVE S THROUGH SAT WHILE WEAKENING. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE NW TUE INTO WED...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE JUST N OF THE
WATERS WED NIGHT INTO FRI WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. ANOTHER AREA OF
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS EARLY.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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