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FZNT25 KWNM 270253
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1053 PM EDT THU MAY 26 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 DRIFT
NE TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...PASS E OF THE AREA MON...THEN
SLOWLY REBUILD OVER THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A
WEAK STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE FAR NE WATERS TONIGHT WILL LIFT
N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI. LOW PRES WILL PASS SE AND S OF
THE AREA THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT...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.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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