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FZNT25 KWNM 151532
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1032 AM EST Fri Dec 15 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...Low pressure over the Carolinas will move northeast
off the North Carolina coast today. The low rapid intensifies
through tonight as it moves northeast of the area by Saturday
morning. High pressure will move over the waters behind the low
from Saturday afternoon through Sunday. Weak low pressure will
move over the mid-Atlantic waters from the west Sunday night and
Monday as high pressure remains over the southern waters. High
pressure builds north Monday night, but a cold front approaches
from the northwest Tuesday and moves through the waters Tuesday
night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

South of 31N

.TODAY...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.