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FZNT23 KWNM 250914
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
414 AM EST SUN JAN 25 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 JUST SE OF CAPE COD WILL PASS
NE OF THE AREA...AS A COLD FRONT PASSES SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TODAY. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN
SHIFT NE OF THE AREA MON. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF
THE MID ATLC COAST AND APPROACH FROM THE S MON AND MON
NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE
OFF TO THE NE LATE TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING A
SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE
THU INTO THU NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS 22 TO 30 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
14 TO 21 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN...
SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN...SNOW AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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