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FZNT25 KWNM 192056
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
456 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

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...Low pressure centered near 40.3N 68.6W will clear NE
of the area this evening, pulling a strong cold front SE across
the waters tonight and Fri. High pressure will build SE towards
the region later Fri and Fri night, then settle over the waters
Sat through Sun night. The high will shift to the northern
portions Mon and Mon night, then move E of the area Tue and Tue
night. Low pressure will slowly approach the SW waters Sun and
Sun night, drift NE along the Georgia and South Carolina coasts
Mon and Mon night, then move NE along the North Carolina and
Virginia coasts Tue and Tue night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
TSTMs.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...E winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

South of 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SAT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.


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