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FZNT25 KWNM 280909
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
409 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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...LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 43N 66W EARLY THIS MORNING WILL
MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING AND PULLING
SEVERAL LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS LATE THU NIGHT INTO FRI
NIGHT...WHILE AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER INTENSIFIES N OF THE
AREA. THE STRONG LOW WILL THEN MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO THE NE SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT WHILE A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS TOWARDS THE
COAST. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE SUN WHILE BECOMING
WEAKER...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT AS ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW AND STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE COAST LATE.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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