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FZNT25 KWNM 240256
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1056 PM EDT MON MAY 23 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...LOW PRES OVER THE NRN WATERS WILL DRIFT N OF THE AREA
TONIGHT AND TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
MOVE SLOWLY E THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY N OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WED THROUGH
THROUGH FRI...THEN STALL OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH
SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE
THU NIGHT...THEN RETURN N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE NE OVER THE S PORTION FRI AND
FRI NIGHT...AND STALL OVER SRN WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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