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FZNT23 KWNM 032044
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
444 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE AREA
TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT N OF THE AREA WED. A SERIES OF LOW PRES
CENTERS WILL PASS NE NEAR GEORGES BANK TUE INTO THU. ANOTHER LOW
WILL FORM NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST LATE THU...DRIFT NE TOWARDS THE
AREA THU NIGHT AND FRI...LIFT N ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT WHILE WEAKENING...THEN DISSIPATE LATE SAT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE AREA LATE SAT NIGHT...MOVE ACROSS
THE WATERS SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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