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FZNT25 KWNM 301403
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1003 AM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS WILL BECOME STATIONARY TODAY... THEN RETURN NE ACROSS
THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT TONIGHT INTO MON. A STRONGER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W MON...MOVE OFFSHORE LATE MON
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED...STALL AND WEAKEN ACROSS THE S
CENTRAL WATERS WED NIGHT...THEN LIFT BACK N AS A WARM FRONT THU
INTO THU NIGHT WHILE AN ASSOCIATED LOW APPROACHES THE MID ATLC
COAST. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN N OF THE FRONT WED NIGHT
AND THU...THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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