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FZNT23 KWNM 290934
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
534 AM EDT MON AUG 29 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 OVER THE WATERS WILL SHIFT E OF THE
AREA AND WEAKEN TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE
WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA EARLY WED.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NW
WED...THEN PASS SE OVER THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU. A THIRD
RIDGE WILL BUILD SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE AREA THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT. LONG PERIOD SE SWELL FROM HURRICANE GASTON WILL MOVE INTO
THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH WED NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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