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FZNT23 KWNM 272117
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND
DISSIPATE. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT
NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE INTO EARLY WED. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATE WED...MOVE OFFSHORE WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA THU. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES
CENTER WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS FRI...THEN
INTENSIFY E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. ANOTHER WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD TO THE COAST SAT NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.


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