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FZNT23 KWNM 152121
OFFN01

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
421 PM EST Fri Dec 15 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 pressure just off the Virginia Capes will move NE
and rapidly intensify tonight while passing just S of the area,
clearing E of the outer waters Sat. A weak cold front will move S
over the northern waters Sat, with high pressure to follow for
Sat night through Sun night. Weak low pressure will move over the
area from the W Monday, then pass E of the waters Mon night. Cold
front approaches from the NW Tue, then passes across the area Tue
night. High pressure gradually builds behind the front Wed and
Wed night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 40 to 50 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SAT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

South of New England

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Chance of snow
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.



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