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FZNT23 KWNM 110316
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1016 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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 LOW PRES CENTER WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE FAR NRN
WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE
PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE AREA. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT...PASS E OF THE WATERS AND INTENSIFY
SAT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT NIGHT INTO SUN WHILE STRONG
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE TO
THE COAST SUN NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE MON...THEN PASS E OF THE
WATERS MON NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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