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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
345 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 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.

ANZ898-242030-
345 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER JUST NE OF
GEORGES BANK WILL TRACK NE TO THE S OF NOVA SCOTIA BY LATE TODAY...
THEN CONTINUE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W LATE SAT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN. ASSOCIATED LOW PRES WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA
SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W SUN
NIGHT...DRIFT OFFSHORE LATE MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE
WATERS TUE. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE COAST TUE
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-242030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
345 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW TO W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT LATE.

$$

ANZ805-242030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
345 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW EARLY. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO S 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-242030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
345 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...SHIFTING WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30
KT EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO W 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ810-242030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
345 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-242030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
345 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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