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FZNT25 KWNM 062125
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
425 PM EST SAT FEB 6 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 WATERS WILL WEAKEN
TONIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE S
TONIGHT...TRACK NE ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL WATERS SUN AND SUN
NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING...CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE NE WATERS
MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE MON AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE
ACROSS THE AREA. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS SE ACROSS
THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO
THE AREA LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 55 TO 65 KT. SEAS 23 TO 32 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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