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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1035 PM EDT THU AUG 25 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.

ANZ898-270245-
1035 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE FAR
SRN WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT S OF THE REGION TONIGHT INTO
FRI. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW FRI...THEN
MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE WATERS SAT NIGHT AND SUN...
THEN WEAKEN OVER THE SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW
TUE...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-270245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1035 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-270245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1035 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION
SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-270245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1035 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...
EXCEPT NW PORTION SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-270245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1035 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-270245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1035 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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