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FZNT25 KWNM 051534
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1134 AM EDT THU MAY 5 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...AN INTENSIFYING AREA OF LOW PRES JUST N OF THE WATERS
WILL MOVE RAPIDLY OFF TO THE NE TODAY AND TONIGHT. ANOTHER WEAKER
LOW WILL DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...DRIFT NW TOWARDS
THE DELMARVA PENINSULA FRI...THEN MOVE INLAND AND WEAKEN FRI NIGHT
INTO SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SUN...
THEN BECOME STATIONARY JUST N OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT
WILL THEN DRIFT BACK NE AS A WARM FRONT LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT
WHILE A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS W INTO THE WATERS.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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