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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1127 AM EDT Wed Aug 23 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...A cold front approaching from the W and NW early
today will pass SE across the waters this afternoon into early
Thu. A weak low pres trough will move SE over the waters later
Thu and Thu night. A high pres ridge will slowly build SE across
the area Fri and Fri night, then persist Sat through Sun night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TODAY...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 0 to 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 0 to 2 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

.TODAY...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of showers
and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of TSTMs.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

South of New England

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated TSTMs.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.



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