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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
449 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 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.

ANZ898-262015-
449 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Hurricane Maria is expected to
track N and then turn E and NE while passing S of the area today
through Thu night. S to SE swell from Hurricane Maria will impact
the area today into Sat. Refer to the latest National Hurricane
Center advisory for Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a weak high pres
ridge across the area will persist today into tonight. A cold front
will approach from the NW Wed night, then pass SE across the region
Thu into Thu night. Weak low pres will approach from the W Fri, and
pass E through the waters Fri night into Sat night. Another high
pres ridge will build E over the area Sat and Sat night.

$$

ANZ800-262015-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
449 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable, then becoming
S to SW. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9
ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
subsiding to 1 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ805-262015-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
449 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Showers and
TSTMs. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7
to 12 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 9 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding
to 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...Winds becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ900-262015-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
449 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12
ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Winds shifting to N 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to
17 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding
to 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ810-262015-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
449 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 7 to
13 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 13
ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ815-262015-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
449 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.TODAY...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 8 to 14
ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17
ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...Winds increasing to N 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI...N winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming NW 5 to 15
kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.


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