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FZNT25 KWNM 070851
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
351 AM EST SUN FEB 7 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 DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE S AND TRACK
NE ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE
INTENSIFYING. THE LOW WILL 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...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 55 TO 65 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 24 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 55 TO 65 KT. SEAS 25 TO 34 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 20 FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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