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FZNT23 KWNM 010243
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1043 PM EDT SAT APR 30 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
INTO THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW ON THE FRONT WILL
MOVE OFFSHORE INTO THE GULF OF MAINE MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT AND THEN WEAKEN WED.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN SLOWLY APPROACH FROM THE S WED
NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS...TSTMS AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.



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