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000 FZNT21 KWBC 290301 OFFNT1 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 1101 PM EDT THU AUG 28 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. ANZ898-300315- 1101 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014 .SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TONIGHT...DRIFT OFFSHORE LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SUN AND SUN NIGHT...DRIFT SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE TUE. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT. HURRICANE CRISTOBAL ABOUT 560 NM E OF CAPE COD AT 11 PM EDT WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM CRISTOBAL WILL AFFECT THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY ON HURRICANE CRISTOBAL. $$ ANZ800-300315- GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE- 1101 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...WITH S SWELL. .FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE. .FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE. .MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ805-300315- GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM- 1101 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014 .TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT WITH S SWELL...HIGHEST S. .FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ900-300315- GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE- 1101 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014 .TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...WITH S SWELL. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE. .FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. $$ ANZ810-300315- SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK POINT TO 1000 FM- 1101 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014 .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...WITH S SWELL. .FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. .MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. .TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. $$ ANZ815-300315- SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO 1000 FM- 1101 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014 .TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...WITH S SWELL. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. $$ .FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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