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FZNT23 KWNM 221512
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1112 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 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 high pressure ridge will build SE into the area
today, persist over the waters tonight into Tue, then pass E of
the area Tue night. Low pressure will approach the area from the
SW Tue night, pass N over the southern waters Wed, continue N
across New England Wed night and Thu, then move off to the NE Thu
night. The low will pull a trailing cold front E over the waters
late Wed into Thu.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. Areas of fog and
chance of light freezing rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

South of New England

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 1 to
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 0 to 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.



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