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FZNT23 KWNM 020238
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE WATERS WILL SHIFT E OF
THE AREA TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE OVER THE WATERS MON.
A DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS NE ACROSS GEORGES BANK LATER
MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE PULLING A
TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A WEAK RIDGE WILL BUILD
TOWARDS THE COAST LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN RECEDE N OF THE
AREA WED. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL PASS NE NEAR GEORGES BANK
TUE INTO FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST THU
NIGHT...THEN REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AND CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN. DRIZZLE
AND PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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