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FZNT23 KWNM 120320
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1020 PM EST THU FEB 11 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...LOW PRES E OF THE AREA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE E TONIGHT
WHILE PULLING A LOW PRES TROUGH SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
FRI NIGHT...PASS E OF THE WATERS WHILE INTENSIFYING SAT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT NIGHT INTO SUN WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES
BUILDS IN FROM THE W. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE SUN
NIGHT AND PASS E OF THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT. A STRONG LOW
WILL APPROACH FROM THE SW TUE...THEN PASS NW OF THE AREA TUE
NIGHT WHILE PULLING A STRONG COLD FRONT OFFSHORE.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 28 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.


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