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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1017 PM EDT SUN APR 20 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.

ANZ898-220230-
1017 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO TUE WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WITH A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TUE
NIGHT AND PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. THE LOW WILL INTENSIFY
WED NIGHT INTO THU AS IT SLOWLY MOVES E OF THE REGION. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE THU NIGHT AND THEN DRIFT E ACROSS
THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-220230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1017 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-220230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1017 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-220230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1017 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. ..SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-220230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1017 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-220230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1017 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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