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FZNT25 KWNM 080336
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1036 PM 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 STRONG LOW PRESSURE CENTER NEAR 34N 75W WILL TRACK
NE ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT WHILE
INTENSIFYING...CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE OUTERMOST NE WATERS
MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS QUICKLY 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 NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES
SLOWLY BUILDS IN FROM THE W. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW FRI...THEN PUSH SE INTO THE WATERS FRI NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 50 TO 70 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 25 TO 34 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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