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FZNT25 KWNM 220300
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1100 PM EDT Sat Apr 21 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...A high pressure ridge will build SE over the area
tonight and Sun, retreat N into the northern waters Sun night
into Tue, then move off to the E later Tue. Low pressure will
approach the SW waters from the W Sun into Mon night, move NE
along the SE coast Tue and Tue night, pass N over the mid
Atlantic waters Wed and Wed night, then move well N of the area
Thu and Thu night. A weaker low will move NE off Cape Hatteras
Thu night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Slight chance of
showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of
showers and isolated TSTMs.
.MON...E to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of showers and
TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.MON...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU and THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.


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