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FZNT23 KWNM 251509
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1009 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...STRONG LOW PRES OVER THE GULF OF SAINT LAWRENCE WILL
MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY WHILE A SECONDARY COLD FRONT PASSES SE
ACROSS THE WATERS. 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 AND TUE NIGHT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE NE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING AND 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 TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 22 TO 30 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

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

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 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...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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