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FZNT23 KWNM 030258
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
958 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES NEAR NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE NE
TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE REGION
TONIGHT...AND MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT
NE ACROSS THE AREA TUE NIGHT INTO WED...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT
PUSHING SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE W WED NIGHT INTO FRI...AND THEN PASS S OF THE REGION FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THE
FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT WITH HIGH PRES BUILDING
IN FROM THE W SAT NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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