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FZNT25 KWNM 111545
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1045 AM EST THU FEB 11 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 SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE MID
ATLC COAST TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE AND DISSIPATE FRI. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL WATERS FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER ON THE
FRONT WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA LATE SAT INTO SUN WHILE
STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE SUN NIGHT AND PASS E OF THE WATERS MON. A COLD
FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE COAST MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.


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