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FZNT23 KWNM 172149 CCA
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
440 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

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 DEVELOPING LOW WILL FORM IN THE SW WATERS LATER
TONIGHT...TRACK SE AND PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS WED...THEN MOVE
OFF THE SE WED NIGHT INTO THU WHILE INTENSIFYING. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARD THE COAST THU AFTERNOON AND THU
NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE FRI...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS WELL S THEN SE OF THE WATERS FRI
NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N
SAT INTO SUN NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

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



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