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FZNT23 KWNM 182128
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
528 PM EDT SAT APR 18 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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL RACE SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN...THEN MOVE E
OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. LOW PRES WILL TRACK NE NEAR THE
COAST MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE GRADUALLY WEAKENING. THE LOW
WILL PUSH A STRONG WARM FRONT NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO
TUE NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVING E ACROSS THE
REGION TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE W WED...MOVE OFFSHORE WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE
WATERS THU. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL THEN MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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