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FZNT25 KWNM 220955
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
555 AM EDT MON SEP 22 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 COLD FRONT ACROSS THE FAR NW PORTION WILL PUSH SE
ACROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY...CONTINUE SE INTO THE SRN
WATERS TONIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE TUE. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP NEAR THE SE COAST TUE NIGHT AND WED...THEN PERSIST INTO
FRI NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE INTO
WED...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE JUST N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO
FRI NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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