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FZNT23 KWNM 180327
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1027 PM EST Sun Dec 17 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 high pressure ridge will build offshore and pass E
across the waters tonight into Mon. A weak low will pass E across
the Gulf of Maine late Mon and Mon night. A cold front will
approach from the NW Tue, then pass SE across the area Tue night,
followed by a low pressure trough on Wed. Another ridge will
build offshore Wed night, slowly move E over the waters Thu
through Fri, then shift E of the area Fri night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Light freezing spray.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of rain, very
light snow and very light freezing drizzle with VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. Chance of rain
and slight chance of very light freezing drizzle.
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

South of New England

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance
of light freezing rain.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W 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 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.



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