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FZNT23 KWNM 261505
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1005 AM 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...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE WATERS WILL SHIFT
NE OF THE AREA TODAY. A DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE OFF
THE MID ATLC COAST AND APPROACH FROM THE S TODAY AND
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 OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WITH A COLD FRONT WILL THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26
FT. SNOW... HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 23 TO 32 FT. SNOW WITH
POSSIBLE FREEZING SPRAY...RAIN AND BLOWING SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH 3 NM VSBY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 23 TO 31 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SNOW...CHANCE OF
RAIN AND BLOWING SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT.
SNOW...CHANCE OF RAIN AND BLOWING SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 21 TO 29 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.


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