Southwest Atlantic NAVTEX Forecast


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FZNT25 KWNM 161515
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1015 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
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...Developing low pressure will move NE away from the
waters early today as a high pressure ridge develops over the
region. The high will lift N of the waters this afternoon as low
pressure develops E of Cape Hatteras. The low will move N and NE
over the NW portion tonight, and pass N of the region Wed as high
pressure builds to the W of the waters. Another low will develop
well E of Cape Hatteras later Wed and Wed night, and then
intensify as it moves E and NE away from the area Thu and Thu
night. High pressure will build E toward the southern portion
later Thu and Thu night, drift E over the S portion Fri, and then
remain over the S waters Fri night into Sat night.  
Murrells Inlet to 31N
.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
South of 31N
.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.