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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1008 PM EDT SAT APR 19 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.

ANZ898-210215-
1008 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT MOVING OFFSHORE
WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW LATE
TONIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT
INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE WATERS.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WITH A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TUE
NIGHT AND PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. THE LOW WILL THEN
INTENSIFY WED NIGHT INTO THU WHILE DRIFTING SLOWLY E OF THE AREA.

$$

ANZ800-210215-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1008 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ805-210215-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1008 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ900-210215-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1008 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS SS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ815-210215-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1008 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ810-210215-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1008 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LE5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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