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FZNT23 KWNM 211519
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1019 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS
TODAY...THEN DRIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AND MON. WEAK LOW
PRES WILL MOVE N ALONG THE MID ATLC COAST MON INTO TUE...THEN
DISSIPATE NEAR THE NEW JERSEY COAST TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT N ACROSS THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL PASS E ACROSS THE AREA LATE WED NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD NE TOWARD THE REGION LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.


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