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FZNT23 KWNM 282053
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
353 PM EST WED JAN 28 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...A LARGE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE WATERS
TONIGHT AND THU...THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE E OF THE REGION THU NIGHT.
AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL SLOWLY MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO
FRI NIGHT. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE NE ACROSS NOVA SCOTIA SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT...WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W. ANOTHER
AREA OF LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
MON...THEN STRENGTHEN SE OF THE AREA MON NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.



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