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FZNT25 KWNM 241445
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1045 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 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 STRONG HIGH OVER THE ERN WATERS TODAY WILL SHIFT S
AND MAINTAIN A RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
SUN WHILE BECOMING WEAKER. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S OVER THE
NRN WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN STALL AND WEAKEN SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE N SAT NIGHT AND
SUN...THEN PERSIST E AND NE OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE
WHILE WEAKENING. THE STALLED FRONT WILL LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A
WARM FRONT MON AND MON NIGHT. LOW PRES AND A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE W LATE TUE...THEN MOVE E INTO THEN NRN
MID ATLC WATERS TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.



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