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FZNT23 KWNM 012113
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
513 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE WATERS WILL SHIFT E OF
THE AREA TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE INTO THE WATERS EARLY
MON. A DEVELOPING LOW ON THE WARM FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE
GULF OF MAINE LATE MON INTO EARLY MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE NE LATER MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD
FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TOWARDS THE COAST TUE NIGHT AND THEN WEAKEN WED. A SERIES OF LOW
PRES CENTERS WILL TRACK NE NEAR GEORGES BANK TUE INTO THU.
ANOTHER LOW WILL THEN DEVELOP NEAR THE NRN MID ATLC COAST THU
NIGHT...AND WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

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

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN. DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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