664
FZNT25 KWNM 230857
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
457 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

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 DRIFT S ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
EARLY TODAY...THEN STALL THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. AN AREA OF
LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SE COAST LATE TONIGHT. A SECOND AREA
OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE N INTO THE SRN WATERS MON...AND MERGE WITH
THE FIRST AREA OF LOW PRES OFF THE SE COAST MON NIGHT. THE
COMBINED LOW WILL MOVE N ACROSS THE REGION TUE INTO WED WHILE
PULLING A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE WATERS. THE LOW WILL THEN
LIFT N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU AS THE FRONT MOVES E OF
THE AREA. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W OVER THE SRN WATERS THU
INTO THU NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.