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FZNT25 KWNM 030241
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1041 PM EDT MON MAY 2 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 STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL TRACK NE ALONG
THE FRONT TONIGHT INTO WED. A STRONGER LOW WILL MOVE NE OFF CAPE
HATTERAS EARLY WED...THEN PASS NE OVER THE WATERS LATER WED INTO
THU...WHILE SLOWLY PULLING A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA.
ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST LATE THU...THEN
DRIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD SLOWLY E OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS SAT AND
SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE NRN
MID ATLC COAST SAT NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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