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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
427 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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.

ANZ898-281945-
427 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TODAY AND TONIGHT...MOVE E OVER THE AREA SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE QUICKLY SE
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E OVER
THE REGION LATER MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-281945-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
427 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ805-281945-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
427 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN
BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ900-281945-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
427 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN  BECOMING
N. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ810-281945-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
427 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-281945-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
427 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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