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FZNT23 KWNM 242119
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
419 PM EST TUE JAN 24 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...STRONG LOW PRES ABOUT 70 NM S OF BLOCK ISLAND WILL
TRACK NE NEAR THE COAST TONIGHT AND MOVE NE OF THE WATERS EARLY
WED. A STRONG OCCLUDED FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE GULF OF MAINE
TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST
WED...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE TO THE COAST WED NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE THU...THEN PASS SE OF
THE WATERS THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE COAST SUN AND MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 22 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND FREEZING
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO
19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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