Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FZNT21 KWBC 240816
OFFNT1

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 AM EDT WED AUG 24 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.

ANZ898-242030-
416 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E
OVER THE SRN WATERS TODAY...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT
THROUGH THU NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW
FRI...THEN MOVE SE OVER THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE
WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE WATERS SAT
NIGHT AND SUN...THEN WEAKEN SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-242030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
416 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-242030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
416 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-242030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
416 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-242030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
416 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

$$

ANZ815-242030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
416 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E 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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.