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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
437 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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.

ANZ898-020900-
437 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE E
PORTION EARLY SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OF THE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO MON...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN PASS
SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE WED...THEN PASS SE THROUGH THE
WATERS WED NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE
REGION FROM THE NW THU AND THU NIGHT...AS AN AREA OF LOW PRES
PASSES S OF THE WATERS.

$$

ANZ800-020900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
437 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-020900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
437 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION BECOMING
E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-020900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
437 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE...EXCEPT S
PORTION INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-020900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
437 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15
KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VEERING TO N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION BECOMING E 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-020900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
437 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST S.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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