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FZNT25 KWNM 190914
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
414 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

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 will stall over the southern waters
early today, then lift N across the area as a warm front tonight
while a developing low approaches the region from the W. The
intensifying low will pass N of the waters Sun and Sun night
while pulling a strong cold front E through the region. A series
of secondary cold fronts will pass SE across the northern waters
Mon and Mon night as high pressure slowly builds E towards the
area. The high will then move E across the central waters Tue
into early Wed. Another cold front will approach the coast late
Wed and move into the New England waters Wed night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Showers
and slight chance of TSTMs.
.SUN...W winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

South of 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.



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