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FZNT25 KWNM 172122
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
522 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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 WEAK STATIONARY FRONT WILL DRIFT SE ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU...AS AREAS OF LOW PRES PASS NE ALONG THE
FRONT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ON THE
TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE WATERS TONIGHT AND THU. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SE INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW
IS EXPECTED TO FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST SUN...THEN PASS NE
ACROSS THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE
AREA MON AND MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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