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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
451 AM EDT Thu Aug 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...Hurricane Gert was located SE of the area near 41.7N
54.0W at 5 am this morning while moving east-northeast or
65 degrees at 34 kt, and will move well E of the area early
today. See the latest National Hurricane Center advisory for
Gert. Otherwise, a weak cold front over the area will move E of
the waters today while weakening. A weak high pres ridge over New
England will build offshore today and tonight, then pass E of the
waters Fri. A weak warm front will lift NE across the area Fri
into Sat. A cold front will approach from the W Sat, move slowly
offshore early Sat night, then pass SE of the waters Sun. Another
high pres ridge will then build in from the W Sun night, and move
E over the waters Mon and Mon night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.

South of New England

.TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.



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