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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
948 AM EDT Fri Aug 18 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...A weak stationary front across the Gulf of Maine will
lift slowly N across the area as a warm front today into tonight.
A cold front will move to the coast tonight, drift offshore Sat
and Sat night, then pass SE of the waters Sun. A high pres ridge
will build in from the W Sun night, move offshore Mon, then shift
SE of the waters Mon night into Tue. Another cold front will then
approach from the NW Tue night.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. TSTMs, showers and
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

.TODAY...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

South of New England

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers.
.SAT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.