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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
456 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 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.

ANZ898-020815-
456 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...WEAK HIGH PRES JUST E OF THE
WATERS WILL MOVE FURTHER E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A STATIONARY
FRONT WILL PERSIST JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK TONIGHT INTO
SAT...THEN DRIFT N AND NW OVER THE REGION AS A WEAK WARM FRONT SAT
THROUGH SUN AS A WEAK LOW MOVES NE ALONG THE FRONT. THE FRONT
WILL STALL OVER THE AREA SUN NIGHT AND DISSIPATE MON. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST FROM THE NW MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN
DRIFT SE THROUGH THE WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED. ANOTHER HIGH PRES
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-020815-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
456 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-020815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
456 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION INCREASING
TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-020815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
456 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-020815-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
456 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT VEERING TO S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VEERING TO N. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT INCREASING TO 5 TO 15
KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-020815-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
456 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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