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FZNT25 KWNM 270847
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
447 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE
SLOWLY N TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT...PASS E OF THE AREA MON AND MON
NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY REBUILD OVER THE NRN WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT. A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE FAR NE WATERS THIS
MORNING WILL LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT THIS AFTERNOON.
LOW PRES WILL PASS SE AND S OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...MOVE
NW THROUGH THE SRN WATERS S OF CAPE FEAR SAT THROUGH SUN...THEN
SLOWLY DRIFT N ALONG THE CAROLINA COAST SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE THROUGH THE FAR NE WATERS TUE.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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