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FZNT25 KWNM 221502
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1102 AM EDT Tue May 22 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 warm front will lift N from the central to the
northern waters today into this evening. A cold front will
approach the area from the NW tonight, as low pressure passes N
of the area. The cold front will move SE over the northern and
central waters Wed into Wed night, then stall and weaken over the
southern waters Thu into Thu night. Another ridge will move E
over the waters Thu into Fri, then persist over the area late Fri
through Sat night. Another cold front will slowly approach the
area from the N and NW Fri night into Sat night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers
and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers
and slight chance of TSTMs.
.WED...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and
slight chance of TSTMs.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

South of 31N

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.



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