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FZNT25 KWNM 110318
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1018 PM EST WED FEB 10 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 TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE
MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT...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 TO THE COAST SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS MON
INTO MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE COAST MON
NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 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 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.



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