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FZNT23 KWNM 111544
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1044 AM EST THU FEB 11 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 LOW PRES CENTER E OF THE AREA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE
E TODAY INTO TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS
SE ACROSS THE AREA. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT...PASS S AND E OF
THE WATERS AND INTENSIFY SAT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT NIGHT
INTO SUN WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE SUN NIGHT AND PASS E OF THE AREA MON. A
WARM FRONT WILL THEN LIFT N AND APPROACH THE WATERS MON NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.


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