Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT21 KWBC 281444
OFFNT1

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1044 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 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.

ANZ898-290230-
1044 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ORIENTED W
TO E ACROSS THE GULF OF MAINE WILL WEAKEN AND DRIFT SLOWLY S
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA
MON. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON
NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL EXIT THE MID ATLC COAST TUE AND SLOWLY MOVE
NE TUE NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT WHILE STRENGTHENING. STRONG HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD S OVER NEW ENGLAND WED THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-290230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1044 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ805-290230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1044 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 2014

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ900-290230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1044 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 2014

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ810-290230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1044 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 2014

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

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ815-290230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1044 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.