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FZNT25 KWNM 271422
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1022 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY
INTO SAT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL FORM ALONG THE FRONT OFF CAPE
HATTERAS THIS AFTERNOON...THEN INTENSIFY AS IT PASSES NE OVER THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND SAT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OVER THE NRN
WATERS SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN AND SUN
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO EARLY TUE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TUE AND TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE SE AND
APPROACH THE FAR NW WATERS TUE NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


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