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FZNT23 KWNM 250910
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
410 AM EST SAT FEB 25 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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W
TODAY...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AS A LOW PRES AREA
PASSES N OVER GEORGES BANK. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E
TOWARDS THE REGION SUN...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON...AND PASS SE
ACROSS THE NE WATERS MON NIGHT. A WEAK RIDGE WILL SLIDE E THROUGH
THE AREA LATER MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP JUST
S OF THE REGION TUE NIGHT...AND THEN LIFT SLOWLY N INTO THE AREA
WED. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W WED NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS, TSTMS AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SCATTERED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.



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