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FZNT23 KWNM 042121 CCA
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
421 PM EST SUN DEC 4 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE NEAR THE COAST WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA MON WHILE WEAKENING. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS S OF THE WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE.
ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD OFFSHORE TUE INTO WED
NIGHT...WHILE ANOTHER LOW TRACKS NE TO OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TUE
NIGHT AND THEN DRIFTS E AND WEAKENS WED INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W THU. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL
MOVE NE ACROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO EARLY FRI AND PULL THE
FRONT SE OVER THE AREA. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE
WATERS FRI NIGHT AS A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS PASSES SE OVER
THE AREA.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.


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