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FZNT23 KWNM 232109
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
409 PM EST Tue Jan 23 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...Intensifying low pressure will track NE near the
coast tonight, and move across New Brunswick Wed. A strong cold
front associated with the low will move E over the waters late
tonight, followed by a secondary cold front moving SE over the
area Wed into Wed night. Low pressure will develop SE of Georges
Bank early Thu and quickly track NE later Thu while
strengthening. A strong high pressure ridge will build E toward
the coast Thu night, move into the waters Fri, then continue to
move E across the region Fri night before shifting SE of the area
Sat and Sat night. Another strong cold front will approach the
coast Sun and move E off the coast Sun night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9
to 16 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Light freezing
spray.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 11 to 19 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

South of New England

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 18 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.



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