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FZNT25 KWNM 241517
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1117 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 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 LOW PRES TROUGH OVER THE WATERS WILL MOVE E THROUGH
THE REGION TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY N OVER THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WED THROUGH FRI...THEN PERSIST OVER THE
NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE S THROUGH THE NRN WATERS LATE WED NIGHT INTO THU...AND
CONTINUE E OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL MOVE NW
OVER THE S PORTION FRI NIGHT...DRIFT NW THROUGH THE S PORTION
SAT...THEN STALL OVER THE SE COAST SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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