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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
415 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S 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.

ANZ898-210845-
415 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER
THE WATERS WILL SHIFT E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO SUN. A LOW WILL
PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...WHILE PULLING
A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE ERN WATERS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS
THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONG RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW TUE THROUGH WED NIGHT...THEN PERSIST OVER THE AREA THU
AND THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-210845-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
415 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

ANZ805-210845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
415 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT LATE. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ900-210845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
415 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT LATE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. AREAS
OF FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ810-210845-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
415 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-210845-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
415 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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