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FZNT23 KWNM 021451
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
951 AM 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
TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS OVER THE AREA TUE.
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TUE NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY
A COLD FRONT PUSHING SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED. STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL THEN BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT INTO FRI...AND THEN PASS
S OF THE REGION LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 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 TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.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...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 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 4 TO 6 FT.



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