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FZNT25 KWNM 170311
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1011 PM EST MON JAN 16 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE N PORTION WILL DRIFT SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE NE OFF
THE MID ATLC COAST TUE...THEN CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS
LATE TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. A STRENGTHENING LOW ON THE FRONT
WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE FAR NE PORTION LATE WED INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF THE E THU INTO THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD TO THE COAST THU...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU
NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST FRI NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE E SAT NIGHT WHILE A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS
TOWARDS THE COAST.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.


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