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FZNT23 KWNM 280841
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
441 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 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...LOW PRES E OF THE WATERS WILL MOVE WELL E OF THE AREA
BY THIS AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL PULL A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE
N PORTION THIS MORNING BEFORE BECOMING STATIONARY OVER THE FAR S
PORTION THIS AFTERNOON. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W LATER TODAY TRACKING E ALONG THE FRONT
TONIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY E OF THE AREA WED INTO THU NIGHT WHILE
INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS
THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT
AND THU...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST FRI
NIGHT...AND TRACK E JUST S OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE...THEN
BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E...THEN  BECOMING
S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT.


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