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FZNT23 KWNM 221500
OFFN01

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1100 AM EDT Tue May 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 pass E over the waters
today. A warm front will lift NE across the area tonight into
early Wed. Low pressure will move E over the waters Wed, with an
associated cold front passing SE across the area. Another ridge
will build E toward the area Wed night as a low pressure trough
moves S and SE over the waters. The ridge will build SE over the
waters Thu and Thu night, then pass SE of the area early Fri. The
ridge will persist S of the area Fri through Sat night, as a few
low pressure centers pass just N and NE of the region. A weak
cold front will drift S over the Gulf of Maine Sat night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TODAY...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers.
.WED...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. Areas of
fog and slight chance of showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

.TODAY...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Showers
and scattered TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of
showers, fog and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance
of showers and slight chance of TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

South of New England

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to
3 ft. Chance of showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of showers,
fog and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.



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