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FZNT25 KWNM 180849
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
349 AM EST THU DEC 18 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 MOVE E TOWARD THE AREA TODAY
AND TONIGHT...BUILD OFFSHORE FRI...THEN SHIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA
FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE
SOUTH CAROLINA COAST LATE SAT...THEN DRIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS
SAT NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT E INTO THE
AREA.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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