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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
438 PM 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.

ANZ898-260845-
438 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE FAR
SRN WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT S OF THE REGION TONIGHT 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.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW
TUE...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-260845-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
438 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-260845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
438 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ900-260845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
438 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-260845-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
438 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING N
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-260845-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
438 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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