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FZNT23 KWNM 270918
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
518 AM EDT WED AUG 27 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 COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...THEN
MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE NW THU NIGHT AND FRI...PASS OVER THE REGION
SAT...THEN MOVE SE OF THE WATERS SUN. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT. HURRICANE CRISTOBAL IS EXPECTED TO PASS
ABOUT 200 NM SE OF GEORGES BANK TONIGHT AND THU. SWELLS FROM
CRISTOBAL WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION THROUGH THU. SEE THE LATEST
NHC ADVISORY.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT EARLY.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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