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FZNT25 KWNM 180354
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1154 PM EDT FRI APR 17 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...LOW PRES OVER THE SW WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY TONIGHT...SLOWLY MOVE E SAT...THEN DISSIPATE E OF THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NRN
WATERS TONIGHT AND THEN DISSIPATE SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S
INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE
ASSOCIATED LOW PRES INTENSIFIES NE OF THE AREA. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD S INTO THE WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE E OF THE REGION SUN
NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO
TUE...FOLLOWED BY A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVING E ACROSS THE AREA LATE
MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFFSHORE INTO THE
SRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA WED NIGHT WHILE ANOTHER
COLD FRONT PUSHES SE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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