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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
425 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 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.

ANZ898-162030-
425 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE REGION WILL
MOVE OFF TO THE E TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE TODAY INTO WED. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL PASS SE OF
GEORGES BANK WED NIGHT AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE NW THU NIGHT AND FRI...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA SAT WHILE
EXTENDING A RIDGE W ACROSS THE AREA.

$$

ANZ800-162030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
425 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO N TO NE 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-162030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
425 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-162030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
425 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-162030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
425 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-162030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
425 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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