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FZNT25 KWNM 262103
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
503 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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 PUSH SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO FRI NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT OFF THE N
CAROLINA COAST FRI...THEN INTENSIFY AS IT MOVES NE ACROSS THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A SECOND LOW WILL DEVELOP
OVER THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE E SUN. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W SUN AND SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION MON INTO MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL QUICKLY MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA TUE...AS LOW PRES MOVES
TOWARDS THE NE COAST TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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