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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
456 AM EDT Thu Apr 26 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...Low pressure over southern New England early this
morning will track N and NE to northern Maine this afternoon, and
then pass well N of the waters by tonight. The low will pull a
pair of cold fronts E and SE over the waters today into tonight.
A weak high pressure ridge will pass quickly NE over the area
early Fri. Weak low pressure will approach from the SW and reach
Long Island by late Fri, Cape Cod Fri night and eastern Maine
early Sat. The low will pull a weak cold front E over the waters
Fri night into Sat. A series of cold fronts will cross the waters
Sat night into early Mon as the low stalls over Maine. A large
high pressure area will build to the SW of the region Sun night,
then pass S of the waters Mon into Mon night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 8 to 15 ft. Rain. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 12 to 21 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs. Areas of fog.
VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

South of New England

.TODAY...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Slight
chance of showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.



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