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FZNT25 KWNM 292108
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
508 PM EDT WED MAR 29 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 DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER S OF NOVA SCOTIA WILL
PASS SLOWLY NE OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT WHILE
INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS
THE NE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST
TONIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO FRI
NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI
NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT OFFSHORE. THE LOW WILL THEN
TRACK E ACROSS THE FAR N WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING
THE COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD TO THE COAST SUN...THEN PASS SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST MON...THEN LIFT N MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE...
THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.


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