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FZNT23 KWNM 061554
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1154 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 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 LOW PRES CENTER NEAR SW NOVA SCOTIA WILL
MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER LOW OFF THE MID
ATLC COAST WILL DRIFT NW TOWARDS THE DELMARVA PENINSULA
TODAY...THEN MOVE INLAND AND WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO SAT. THE LOW
WILL PUSH A WEAKENING OCCLUDED FRONT INTO THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT
INTO SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT NIGHT...MOVE
OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT WHILE AN
ASSOCIATED LOW STRENGTHENS NE OF THE AREA. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD TO THE COAST MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE
TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN LIFT NE INTO THE
WATERS TUE NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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