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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
415 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 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.

ANZ898-170900-
415 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND WED. AN AREA OF LOW PRES
WILL PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK WED NIGHT AND THU. STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW THU NIGHT AND FRI...MOVE E OF THE AREA
SAT WHILE EXTENDING A RIDGE W ACROSS THE WATERS...THEN WEAKEN
SUN. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-170900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
415 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NW. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-170900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
415 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT WITH SE SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-170900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
415 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT WITH SE SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ810-170900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
415 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT WITH SE SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO NE 20 TO 25
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-170900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
415 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO NE 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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