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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1209 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 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 Maria is expected to track N and then turn
E and NE while passing S of the area today into Thu night. S to
SE swell from Hurricane Maria will impact the area throughout the
period. Refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisory
for Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a weak high pressure ridge
extending east to west across the area will persist today into
Tue night. A cold front will approach from the NW Wed night, then
pass SE across the region Thu into Thu night. A low pressure
trough will move SE over the waters late Fri and Fri night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 8 to
11 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Showers,
TSTMs and fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.THU...E winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 21 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Tropical storm conditions possible.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

South of New England

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.



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