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FZNT23 KWNM 231451
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
951 AM EST MON JAN 23 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...AS A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE SHIFTS TO THE NE...A WARM
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S TODAY AND THEN LIFT N INTO THE
WATERS TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED STRONG LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK
NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE PULLING A
TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PASS QUICKLY E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
TO THE COAST WED NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE THU...THEN PASS SE OF THE
WATERS THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 27 FT.
RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
20 TO 27 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 20 FT. RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
15 TO 25 FT. RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 17 TO 23 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS
14 TO 23 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 45 TO 55 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.