Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FZNT23 KWNM 220253
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
953 PM EST TUE FEB 21 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 PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN
PASS SE OF THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...MOVE INTO THE WATERS THU NIGHT...STALL
ACROSS THE AREA FRI...THEN RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT FRI NIGHT. A
STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SAT...THEN SWEEP
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION
SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.