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FZNT23 KWNM 182047
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
347 PM EST Thu Jan 18 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...A strong low centered about 300 nm SE of Cape Cod
will pass S and SE of the area this evening through Fri. A high
pressure ridge will build E into the waters S of the area tonight
through Sun night. A cold front will approach from the NW late
Sat, move SE across the waters Sat night into Sun, then pass S of
the area late Sun and Sun night while weakening. Another ridge
will build SE over the waters Sun night into Mon night. A warm
front will approach the area Mon night, then pass NE over the
waters Tue into Tue night. Another cold front will move E across
the area late Tue and Tue night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

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

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Rain with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.

South of New England

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.



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