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FZNT25 KWNM 020301
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1101 PM EDT WED APR 1 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 FAR NE WATERS WILL MOVE OFF TO THE
NE TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT...MOVE SE
THROUGH THE WATERS THU...THEN CONTINUE MOVING E THU NIGHT AND FRI
WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. A STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT INTO
FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS LATE FRI NIGHT AND
SAT AS DEVELOPING LOW PRES MOVES NE AND PASSES TO THE N OF THE
AREA. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION FROM THE W SAT
NIGHT...MOVE E THROUGH THE WATERS SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA
SUN NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE OVER THE S PORTION. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT...AND
STALL JUST N OF THE REGION MON INTO MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY
DENSE FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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