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FZNT23 KWNM 310948
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
548 AM EDT WED AUG 31 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 JUST S OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN
TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TONIGHT...THEN PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE INLAND
ACROSS NEW ENGLAND SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. TROPICAL DEPRESSION EIGHT
S OF THE AREA IS EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN INTO A TROPICAL STORM AND
TRACK NE TO NEAR 37.7N 69.0W BY 2 AM THU.... NEAR 40.0N 63.5W BY
2 PM THU...THEN PASS WELL E OF THE WATERS LATER THU. TROPICAL
DEPRESSION NINE NOW IN THE GULF OF MEXICO IS EXPECTED TO
STRENGTHEN INTO A TROPICAL STORM AND APPROACH FROM THE S LATE SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER
ADVISORIES ON TROPICAL DEPRESSIONS EIGHT AND NINE.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.



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