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FZNT25 KWNM 022040
OFFN03

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southeast U.S. waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
440 PM EDT Sun Oct 2 2022

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 move slowly S across the area
tonight while developing low pressure tracks E along the
boundary. The front will stall over the N portion Mon into Tue as
another low develops along the boundary off of the Mid-Atlantic
coast. This second low will then move slowly NE across the waters
Tue night through Wed night while gradually weakening, and will
pass E of the waters Thu and Thu night. High pressure N of the
region will shift NE of the area tonight. Another high will build
NW and N of the area Sun into Tue, then shift NE of the region
Wed into Thu night. A cold front will approach the inner waters
Fri and Fri night.

Murrells Inlet to 31N

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

South of 31N

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.


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