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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1028 AM EDT WED AUG 27 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.

ANZ898-280330-
1028 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW TODAY...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO
THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE AREA THU NIGHT AND
FRI...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT THROUGH SUN. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE COAST SUN NIGHT. HURRICANE
CRISTOBAL IS EXPECTED TO PASS ABOUT 200 NM SE OF GEORGES BANK
THU. SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM CRISTOBAL WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA TODAY
THROUGH THU NIGHT. SEE THE LATEST NHC ADVISORY ON HURRICANE
CRISTOBAL.

$$

ANZ800-280330-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1028 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-280330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1028 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT IN S SWELL.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-280330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1028 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT IN S SWELL.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-280330-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1028 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN S SWELL.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT IN S
SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT IN SE
SWELL.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 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 S 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-280330-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1028 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT IN S SWELL.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT IN
S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
SUSBIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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