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FZNT23 KWNM 110938
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
438 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 JUST NE 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 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 INTO THE WATERS MON
NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.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...WINDS SHIFTING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 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...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED 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 TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.
.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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