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FZNT23 KWNM 200903
OFFN01

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
503 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

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 low pressure trough will move SE across the waters
this morning. High pressure will move E across the waters today,
then shift E of the waters tonight and Thu. Developing low
pressure will approach the waters from the SW Thu, then track NE
near the coast Thu night into Fri night while pulling a cold
front SE across the area. The low will further strengthen NE of
the area Sat and Sat night as another cold front moves across the
waters. High pressure will build E toward the waters Sat night
and Sun, and pass S of the area Sun night as a cold front moves S
into the waters.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...W to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.SAT...W winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft.
.SUN...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

South of New England

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Rain.
.FRI...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.SAT...W winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 16 to 22 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.


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