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FZNT23 KWNM 200856
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
356 AM EST FRI JAN 20 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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH S INTO THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN SHIFT TO THE NE MON. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN LIFT N INTO THE WATERS MON NIGHT.
AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL THEN TRACK NE ACROSS THE
WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT E
ACROSS THE REGION.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND PATCHY FOG WITH 2 NM VSBY.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
13 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.


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