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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
345 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

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...A cold front currently over the waters will pass SE
of the region this morning, stall S of the area this afternoon
and tonight, then lift back N across the waters as a warm front
Fri and Fri night. A weak cold front will move across the waters
late Fri night into Sat, stall just S of the area Sat night, then
lift NE into the waters as a warm front Sun. Developing low
pressure will move NE along the coast and then into the waters
late Sun into Sun night while lifting the warm front over the
region. A cold front will move E across the waters Sun night into
Mon. A secondary cold front will pass E over the area Mon night
while high pressure builds NE toward the coast.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of snow
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance
of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

South of New England

.TODAY...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain
and light freezing rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of rain
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.



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