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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1118 AM 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 moving NE and located S of the
area near 37.4N 65.7W at 11 am this morning, and will pass SE of
the area later today. See the latest National Hurricane Center
advisory for Gert. Otherwise, a weak cold front will move into
the waters today and then be S of the area tonight. A stationary
front was across the far SE areas of the waters and will weaken
today. 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 night into
Sat. A weak cold front will approach from the W Sat, drift
offshore early Sat night, then pass SE of the waters Sun. Another
high pres ridge will then build in from the W Sun night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

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

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

South of New England

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW 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 to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.



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