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FZNT23 KWNM 271415
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
915 AM EST MON FEB 27 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 COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE AND WEAKEN  TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE
REGION TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE
INTO EARLY WED. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATE
WED...MOVE OFFSHORE WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS THU. AN
ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA THU INTO
THU NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS
FRI...THEN INTENSIFY E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.



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