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FZNT23 KWNM 192106
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
406 PM EST THU JAN 19 2017

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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST
TONIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE
WATERS SAT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE WATERS SAT
NIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN SHIFT TO THE
NE MON. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SUN NIGHT AND
MON...THEN LIFT N INTO THE WATERS MON NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW
PRES CENTER WILL THEN TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 13 TO
22 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.



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