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FZNT23 KWNM 140904
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
404 AM EST SUN FEB 14 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 TROUGH WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS THIS MORNING.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE AREA TODAY...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND PASS E OF THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST TUE...THEN
PASS W AND NW OF THE COAST TUE NIGHT WHILE DRAGGING A STRONG COLD
FRONT OFFSHORE. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE AND PASS NEAR THE SRN
WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP SE OF
THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT AS STRENGTHENING HIGH PRES BUILDS E
INTO THE REGION.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND WIDESPREAD SNOW WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. AREAS OF
FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND WIDESPREAD
SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.



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