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FZNT25 KWNM 202105
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
405 PM EST SAT DEC 20 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL DRIFT NE FROM THE MID ATLC
STATES TONIGHT INTO SUN...AND PASS WELL N OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT
INTO MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST OFF THE S CAROLINA COAST
TONIGHT INTO SUN. LOW PRES FORMING ALONG THE TROUGH OFF THE
GEORGIA COAST TONIGHT...WILL DRIFT N SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...AND
CONTINUE TRACKING N JUST OFF THE DELMARVA COAST MON THROUGH
TUE...BEFORE DISSIPATING NEAR THE NEW JERSEY COAST BY TUE NIGHT.
THE LOW WILL PULL A WARM FRONT N ACROSS THE WATERS LATER SUN
THROUGH TUE. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE
COAST EARLY WED...MOVE OFFSHORE LATER WED AND WED NIGHT...AND
PUSH OFF TO THE E OF THE WATERS THU. LOW PRES WILL FORM ALONG THE
FRONT TO THE E OF THE NE WATERS LATER THU AND THU NIGHT AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS NE TOWARD THE REGION FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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