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FZNT23 KWNM 022047
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
347 PM EST FRI DEC 2 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...STRONG LOW PRES OVER THE SRN GULF OF SAINT LAWRENCE
WILL DRIFT E TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...WHILE PULLING A SERIES
OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST NEAR
THE COAST MON INTO TUE WHILE ANOTHER LOW PASSES S OF THE WATERS.
THE RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATER TUE INTO WED NIGHT...WHILE A
THIRD STRONGER LOW PASSES WELL S OF THE AREA.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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