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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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.

ANZ898-010245-
1038 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A FRONT S OF THE AREA WILL
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY AS A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS IN
FROM THE N NIGHT. THE RIDGE WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI INTO SAT. THE
FRONT WILL LIFT N INTO THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT LATE FRI NIGHT
AND SAT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE S PORTION SAT NIGHT INTO SUN AS A
WEAK LOW TRACKS E ALONG THE FRONT. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM ON THE
FRONT SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT
WHILE PULLING THE FRONT S OF THE AREA AS A COLD FRONT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-010245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1038 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-010245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1038 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BACKING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ900-010245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1038 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BACKING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-010245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1038 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT. TSTMS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT.

$$

ANZ815-010245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1038 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT...BECOMING 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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