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FZNT25 KWNM 240842
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
442 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 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...LOW PRES OVER THE NRN WATERS WILL DRIFT N OF THE AREA
EARLY TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH OVER THE WATERS WILL MOVE E
THROUGH THE REGION TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY N
OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WED THROUGH FRI...THEN PERSIST
OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE S THROUGH THE NRN WATERS LATE WED NIGHT INTO
THU...AND CONTINUE E OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL
MOVE NW OVER THE S PORTION FRI NIGHT...DRIFT NW THROUGH THE S
PORTION SAT...THEN STALL OVER THE SE COAST SAT NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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