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FZNT25 KWNM 070252
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1052 PM EDT WED MAY 6 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI WHILE
WEAKENING. A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE LATER TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S TONIGHT...DRIFT N INTO THE SRN WATERS THU INTO THU
NIGHT...REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT
SLOWLY NW TOWARDS THE CAROLINA COASTS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. THE LOW
WILL THEN TRACK SLOWLY NE NEAR THE N CAROLINA COAST SUN INTO
MON...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN AND CONTINUE NE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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