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FZNT25 KWNM 040906
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
406 AM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

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...High pressure over the waters will move E of the area
today. Developing low pressure will approach the coast today and
tonight, and then rapidly intensify and track NE along the
northern Mid-Atlantic and New England coasts Sat into early Sun
while pulling a strong cold front over the area. A series of low
pressure troughs will move SE across the waters Sun and Sun
night. Another developing low pressure system will move E and NE
across the southern and central waters Mon and Mon night while a
couple of reinforcing cold fronts pass over the N waters. The low
will intensify E and NE of the waters Tue and Tue night as high
pressure gradually builds E toward the SE United States coast.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.SAT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

South of 31N

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.


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