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FZNT23 KWNM 262128
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
428 PM EST MON JAN 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...AN INTENSIFYING LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S TONIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING AND PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WITH A COLD FRONT
WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. THE STRONG LOW
WILL THEN MOVE NE OF THE AREA SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE STRONG
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 20 TO 27 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NE WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 26 TO 35 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 45 TO
60 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 20 TO 27 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 25 TO 34 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NE 50 TO 60 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 24 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 21 TO 29 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.



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