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FZNT23 KWNM 122049
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
349 PM EST Wed Dec 12 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 rapidly intensifying low pressure system E of the
waters will continue moving NE and away from the area overnight.
High pressure will build SE toward the waters from the NW
tonight, move SE across the area Thu into Thu night, then shift E
of the area Fri. A weak low pressure will develop S of the waters
Thu and Thu night, then lift NE across the waters Fri and Fri
night. Another low pressure system will approach from the S and
SW Fri and Fri night, then track E passing just S of the waters
Sat and Sat night. Another high will build across the region Sun,
then move E of the area Sun night. Another low pressure will move
off the Mid Atlantic coast Sun, then slowly track NE across the
southern waters Sun night through Mon night while intensifying.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Light freezing
spray.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Light
freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.

South of New England

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of
rain.
.FRI...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.