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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
335 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

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.

ANZ898-210815-
335 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A stationary front will
persist near the Maine coast tonight, then will lift N as a warm
front early Wed. A cold front will slowly approach from the W
Wed, then move across the region Wed night. The front will stall
S of the area Thu and Thu night, then lift back N across the
waters as a warm front Fri and Fri night. Another weak cold front
will move across the waters late Fri night into Sat, stall just
S of the area Sat night, then lift NE across the waters as a
warm front Sun. Developing low pressure will move NE along the
coast late Sun and Sun night while pulling a cold front across
the waters.

$$

ANZ800-210815-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
335 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft, becoming 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
1 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to 6 to
10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.


$$

ANZ805-210815-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
335 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 8 to
11 ft.

$$

ANZ900-210815-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
335 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to
5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ810-210815-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
335 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog and chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE
10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt.
Seas building to 8 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ815-210815-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
335 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain and areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.


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