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FZNT25 KWNM 232106
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
506 PM EDT THU MAR 23 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 STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE SE AND OFFSHORE
TONIGHT AND FRI WHILE SLOWING BECOMING WEAKER...THEN PERSIST OVER
THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE S OVER THE NRN WATERS SAT...THEN BECOME STATIONARY LATE
SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE N
SAT NIGHT AND SUN...THEN PERSIST TO THE NE OF THE AREA THROUGH
TUE WHILE BECOMING WEAKER. THE STALLED FRONT WILL LIFT N OF THE
AREA AS A WARM FRONT MON AND MON NIGHT. LOW PRES AND COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE AREA LATE TUE...THEN MOVE E INTO THE WATERS TUE
NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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