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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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.

ANZ898-260315-
1038 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE SRN
WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT S OF THE REGION TODAY INTO FRI. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE SE
ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER RIDGE
WILL BUILD SE OVER THE WATERS SAT NIGHT AND SUN...THEN WEAKEN OVER
THE SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-260315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1038 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-260315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1038 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-260315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1038 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-260315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1038 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-260315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1038 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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