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FZNT23 KWNM 290851
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
451 AM 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
TODAY 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.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S 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.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 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.



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