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FZNT25 KWNM 252133
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
533 PM EDT SAT APR 25 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 STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS W TO E ACROSS THE WATERS
NEAR HATTERAS CANYON...AND WILL PUSH S ACROSS THE SRN WATERS AS A
WEAK COLD FRONT LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRES IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE E ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT... QUICKLY FOLLOWED BY
A SECOND LOW SUN. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE OFF TO THE NE MON INTO
TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING. ANOTHER LOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE S ACROSS
THE FAR NE WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN TURN E AND INTENSIFY THROUGH
TUE NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SE COAST LATE
WED...DRIFT NE INTO THU WHILE DEEPENING...THEN CONTINUE E ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.



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