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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1055 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 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.

ANZ898-190330-
1055 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pres ridge will persist
across the S waters today into Thu, then weaken Thu night. A weak
cold front will pass SE across the N waters today, followed by
another cold front Thu night into Fri. An area of high pres will
build E towards the waters Fri and Fri night, move E across the
region Sat, then pass E of the waters Sat night before continuing
off to the E Sun and Sun night.

$$

ANZ800-190330-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1055 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to SW.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ805-190330-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1055 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ900-190330-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1055 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 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...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds veering to N 10 to 20 kt, then becoming 10 to 15
kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.SUN...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ810-190330-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1055 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ815-190330-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1055 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 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 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, 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 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.



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