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FZNT23 KWNM 270347
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1147 PM EDT THU MAR 26 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 WARM FRONT EXTENDING SW TO NE ACROSS THE GULF OF
MAINE WILL STALL...THEN PUSH SE AS A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS
LATER TONIGHT AND FRI. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT AND
PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE INTENSIFYING. A
SECOND LOW WILL DEVELOP S OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT AND MOVE E SUN. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN...THEN PASS E
OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL QUICKLY
PASS ACROSS THE REGION TUE...AS ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRES
APPROACHES THE NE COAST TUE NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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