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FZNT25 KWNM 200843
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
443 AM EDT SAT SEP 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 BUILD INTO THE WATERS
TODAY...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUN. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT...PASS NE
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SUN NIGHT. THE
LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W
LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND
MON NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA FROM THE NW TUE
THROUGH WED NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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