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FZNT23 KWNM 180352
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1152 PM EDT FRI APR 17 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 DEVELOPING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT
AND PASS SE OF THE WATERS SAT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE LATE SAT...THEN INTENSIFY AS IT PASSES E OF THE WATERS
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
SUN...THEN MOVE E OF THE WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT INTO MON. LOW PRES
WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST LATE MON...MOVE NE INTO THE SW
WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE REGION TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE WED NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 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 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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