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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for NE US waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1158 AM EDT Sat Sep 24 2022

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...Powerful post-tropical cyclone Fiona was centered
over the southern Gulf of Saint Lawrence near 47.9N 61.3W at
11 AM EDT with maximum sustained winds to 70 kt and was moving
north at 22 kt. Fiona is expected to move to near 50N 60.5W by
8 PM EDT this evening and then continue tracking N and NE away
from the area tonight into Sun while gradually weakening. Long
period S to SE swell associated with Fiona will persist across
the area today into early Sun. See the latest advisory issued by
the National Hurricane Center for more information, and also the
latest high seas forecast issued by the Ocean Prediction Center.
Otherwise, high pressure will slowly build E toward the area
early today, then pass S of the region later today into Sun. A
cold front will approach the coast late Sun into Sun night, then
move E across the area later Sun night into Mon. Another cold
front will move over the waters later Mon night into Tue night.
A low pressure trough will move off the Maine coast Wed and Wed
night while high pressure builds E over the southern zones.

Eastport Maine to Cape Cod

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Showers and
scattered tstms.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Cape Cod to Nantucket Shoals and Georges Bank

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

South of New England

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of showers
and isolated tstms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Chance of
showers and isolated tstms.
.MON...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.