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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
540 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 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.

ANZ898-310800-
540 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E
OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA EARLY WED. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NW WED...THEN
PASS SE OVER THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE AREA THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. LONG PERIOD SE SWELL FROM HURRICANE
GASTON WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT.
TROPICAL DEPESSION EIGHT WILL MOVE NE AND PASS JUST SE OF THE AREA
WED NIGHT INTO THU.

$$

ANZ800-310800-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
540 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ805-310800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
540 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17
FT.

$$

ANZ900-310800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
540 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY...THEN
BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS INCREASING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 KT OR LESS...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11
TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 24
FT.

$$

ANZ810-310800-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
540 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ815-310800-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
540 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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