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FZNT23 KWNM 251530
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1030 AM EST THU DEC 25 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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS
TODAY AS STRONG LOW PRES MOVES NE FROM SRN QUEBEC. A LARGE AREA
OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION FRI THROUGH SAT...THEN
PASS S OF THE WATERS SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE WATERS SUN...THEN CROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL AGAIN BUILD E OVER THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT...AS AN
AREA OF LOW PRES PASSES S OF THE AREA.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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