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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
440 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 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.

ANZ898-182100-
440 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pres ridge will persist
across the S waters today into Thu, then weaken Thu night. A
weak cold front will pass SE across the N waters today, followed
by another cold front Thu night into Fri. An area of high pres
will build E towards the waters Fri and Fri night, move E across
the region Sat, then pass E of the waters Sat night before
continuing off to the E Sun and Sun night.

$$

ANZ800-182100-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
440 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...Winds diminishing to S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 3
to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming W to SW.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ805-182100-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
440 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6
ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Winds becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt, then becoming S
to SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ900-182100-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
440 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Winds becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2
to 4 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ810-182100-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
440 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

ANZ815-182100-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
440 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.



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