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FZNT25 KWNM 040300
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1000 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

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 STRONG LOW PRES CENTER JUST SE OF NEWFOUNDLAND WILL
DRIFT SE TONIGHT...WHILE PULLING A LOW PRES TROUGH INTO THE N
WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE S WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE REGION SUN INTO MON WHILE
WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SE COAST SUN
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.
ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP TUE AND MOVE NE NEAR THE SE
COAST...CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED...
THEN WEAKEN WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW THU...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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