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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
956 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 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.

ANZ898-260200-
956 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD IN FROM THE NW TONIGHT AND SUN WHILE A SERIES OF LOW PRES
TROUGHS PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE.
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W MON NIGHT...PASS SLOWLY SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO EARLY WED...THEN BECOME NEARLY
STATIONARY JUST S OF THE AREA LATE WED INTO THU NIGHT WHILE STRONG
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE N.

$$

ANZ800-260200-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
956 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-260200-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
956 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-260200-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
956 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

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

$$

ANZ810-260200-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
956 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT....INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-260200-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
956 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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