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FZNT25 KWNM 250336
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1136 PM EDT Sun Sep 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...Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was centered near 39N 68W
this evening, and will drift W while dissipating tonight into
Mon. Hurricane Maria will approach from the S tonight, and is
expected to be located near 31.9N 73.3W at 8 PM EDT Mon night,
33.0N 73.5W at 8 AM Tue, 33.9N 73.5W at 8 PM Tue night, 35.2N
72.8W at 8 PM Wed night, 36.5N 69.5W at 8 PM Thu night, and move
to near 38.0N 62.0W at 8 PM Fri night. Also, S to SE swell from
Hurricane Maria will impact the area tonight and into Fri night.
Please refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisory for
Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a cold front will move over the NW
portion late Thu into Thu night, reach the central waters early
Fri, and pass of the SE waters Fri night. High pres will build
into the NW portion Fri and Fri night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 18 to 25 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...N winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 20 to 29 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 45 to 55 kt. Seas 17 to 26 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE...W to NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.



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