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FZNT23 KWNM 261608
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1208 PM EDT Tue Sep 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...Hurricane Maria is expected to track N and then turn
E and NE while passing S of the area today through Thu night. S
to SE swell from Hurricane Maria will impact the area today into
Sat. Refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisory for
Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a weak high pres ridge across the
area will persist today into tonight. A cold front will approach
from the NW Wed night, then pass SE across the region Thu into
Thu night. Weak low pres will approach from the W Fri, and pass E
through the waters Fri night into Sat night. Another high pres
ridge will build E over the area Sat and Sat night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TODAY...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft. Showers
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...E to NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 16 to 24 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

South of New England

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.



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