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000 FZNT21 KWBC 202028 OFFNT1 Offshore Waters Forecast NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC 428 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 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. ANZ898-210800- 428 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 .SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Tropical Storm Jose was located near 39.2N 69.1W at 5 PM EDT today, and moving NE or 045 degrees at 07 kt. Jose will move to 39.5N 69.0W at 2 AM tonight, to 39.6N 67.9W by 2 PM Thu, to 39.6N 68.3W by 2 AM Thu night, to 39.5N 69.2W by 2 PM Fri as a post-tropical low, to 39.3N 70.0W by 2 PM Sat, to 39.3N 70.3W by 2 PM Sun, then to 39.4N 71.2W by 2 PM Mon. S to SE swell from Jose will impact the waters tonight, and S to SE swell from Hurricane Maria will move through the area Sat through Mon night. Refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisories on Tropical Storm Jose and Hurricane Maria. Otherwise, a high pres ridge will build SE towards the region tonight through Sat night, then weaken NW of the area Sun and Sun night. $$ ANZ800-210800- Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line- 428 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 .TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less early. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. .SAT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. .SUN...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 4 to 7 ft. .SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7 ft. .MON...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7 ft. .MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 4 to 7 ft. $$ ANZ805-210800- Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm- 428 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 ...TROPICAL STORM WARNING... .TONIGHT...E to NE winds 40 to 55 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU...NE winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU NIGHT...NE winds 35 to 50 kt, becoming 35 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI...E to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...E winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. .SAT...E to SE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. .SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .MON...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. $$ ANZ900-210800- Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line- 428 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 ...TROPICAL STORM WARNING... .TONIGHT...E to SE winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming E 40 to 55 kt. Seas 14 to 24 ft. Areas of fog early. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. VSBY 1 NM or less. .THU...E winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 14 to 18 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU NIGHT...E winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI...E to SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SUN...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. $$ ANZ810-210800- South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk Point to 1000 fm- 428 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 ...TROPICAL STORM WARNING... .TONIGHT...N to NE winds 45 to 60 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU...N winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU NIGHT...N winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. Numerous showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. .SAT...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. .SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to 9 ft. $$ ANZ815-210800- South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to 1000 fm- 428 PM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017 ...TROPICAL STORM WARNING... .TONIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. .FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. .SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. .SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .MON NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 9 ft. $$ .Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.

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