Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT33 KWBC 181457
OFFN31

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
957 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

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

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

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.

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES NEAR PRINCE EDWARD
ISLAND WILL SLOWLY MOVE NE TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL MOVE E TOWARD THE AREA FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...BUILD OVER THE
WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST
LATE SAT...DRIFT NE ACROSS THE MID ATLC WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH
MON...THEN PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK MON NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

GEORGES BANK...FROM THE NORTHEAST CHANNEL TO THE GREAT SOUTH
CHANNEL INCLUDING WATERS EAST OF CAPE COD...TO THE HAGUE LINE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...FROM THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL TO HUDSON
CANYON INCLUDING THE WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHA`S VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.