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FZNT25 KWNM 210414
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1214 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

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 MOVE OFFSHORE LATE TONIGHT THEN
SLIDE E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
THROUGH THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE
OVER THE WATERS FRI AND WEAKEN. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
TOWARD THE WATERS FRI NIGHT BEFORE BECOMING STATIONARY NEAR CAPE
FEAR SAT. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE E OFF THE CAROLINA COAST
SAT BEFORE RACING E OF THE WATERS SAT NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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