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FZNT23 KWNM 020850
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
450 AM EDT MON MAY 2 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 WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS NE ACROSS GEORGES BANK LATER
TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO TUE WHILE PULLING A
TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN RECEDE
N OF THE AREA WED. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL PASS NE NEAR
GEORGES BANK TUE INTO FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM NEAR THE MID
ATLC COAST THU NIGHT...THEN REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI AND FRI
NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG EARLY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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