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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1057 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south of New
England.

Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average
height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
more than twice the significant wave height.

ANZ898-180345-
1057 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pres ridge will move SE
across the area today and tonight, stall across the S waters Wed
into Thu, then weaken Thu night. A weak cold front will pass SE
across the N waters tonight into Wed, followed by another cold
front Thu night into Fri. Another ridge will build E into the area
late Fri and Fri night, then move E over the waters Sat and Sat
night.

$$

ANZ800-180345-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1057 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.TONIGHT...Winds increasing to SW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming W. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds backing to S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 3
to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas building to 4 to
8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ805-180345-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1057 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...Winds backing to W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3
to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI...Winds veering to N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ900-180345-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1057 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to NW
10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds diminishing to less than 5 kt, then
becoming E. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ810-180345-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1057 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then becoming W to NW
5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ815-180345-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1057 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SAT...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.



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