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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
502 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 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 Gert was located SE of the area near 38.7N
62.4W at 5 pm this afternoon, and will move rapidly NE tonight.
See the latest National Hurricane Center advisory for Gert.
Otherwise, a weak cold front will move SE over the waters this
evening and be S of the area later tonight. A weak high pres
ridge will build in from the W tonight, drift offshore Thu and
Thu night, then pass E of the waters Fri. A warm front will lift
NE across the waters from Fri through Sat. A cold front will
approach from the W Sat, move slowly offshore early Sat night,
then pass SE of the waters Sun. Another high pres ridge will then
build in from the W Sun night and move E over the waters Mon and
Mon night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

South of New England

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.



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