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FZNT25 KWNM 252055
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
455 PM EDT THU MAY 25 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 COLD FRONT ACROSS THE W PORTION WILL PASS E ACROSS
THE WATERS TONIGHT. A STRONG ASSOCIATED LOW WILL PASS JUST NW OF
THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE N THEN NE FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST FRI
AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN. A
WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS AND N
WATERS SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS TRACK E
ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
TUE...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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