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750
FZNT23 KWNM 260405
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1205 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 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 WARM FRONT ACROSS THE S PORTION WILL LIFT N ACROSS
THE WATERS TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE
NEAR THE SRN NEW ENGLAND COAST TONIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE
GULF OF MAINE FRI WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS
THE AREA. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W FRI
NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY OFFSHORE SAT THROUGH SUN...THEN SHIFT E OF
THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SUN
NIGHT...THEN LIFT NE INTO THE WATERS MON INTO TUE. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W TUE... THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE
NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. SHOWERS, TSTMS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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