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FZNT25 KWNM 011532
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1032 AM EST WED MAR 1 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 ACROSS THE FAR S WATERS WILL SHIFT
S OF THE AREA TODAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW TODAY...MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND THU...THEN PASS
SE OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS E ACROSS
THE N WATERS FRI...THEN INTENSIFY E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW FRI NIGHT
AND SAT...MOVE TO THE COAST SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE
WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A WEAK WARM FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
FAR NW WATERS SUN NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
DENSE FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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