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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
358 AM EDT MON APR 21 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.

ANZ898-211945-
358 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY 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.

$$

ANZ800-211945-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
358 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-211945-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
358 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 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.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-211945-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
358 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. 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. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-211945-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
358 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-211945-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
358 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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