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FZNT23 KWNM 292112
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
512 PM EDT THU SEP 29 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 FRONT S OF THE AREA WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
INTO TONIGHT WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS IN FROM THE N.
THE RIDGE WILL THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI INTO SAT. THE FRONT WILL
LIFT N INTO THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT LATE FRI NIGHT AND
SAT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE S PORTION SAT NIGHT INTO SUN AS A
WEAK LOW TRACKS E ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM ON THE
FRONT SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON
NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE FRONT S OF THE AREA AS A COLD FRONT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
AND SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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