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FZNT23 KWNM 300856
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
456 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 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 STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE TO THE N WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN
TODAY INTO SAT...AS A WARM FRONT LIFTS N INTO THE WATERS. THE
FRONT WILL 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. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH 3 NM VSBY. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SCATTERED TSTMS WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH 5 NM VSBY.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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