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FZNT23 KWNM 022052
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
352 PM EST MON MAR 2 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...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES E OF THE AREA WILL MOVE NE
TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE AREA
TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OVER THE AREA EARLY TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TUE NIGHT AND EARLY WED...FOLLOWED BY A
COLD FRONT PUSHING SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED. STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT INTO FRI...AND THEN PASS S OF
THE REGION LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT WITH HIGH PRES BUILDING IN FROM THE W SAT NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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