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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
504 AM EDT MON AUG 29 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.

ANZ898-292045-
504 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

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

$$

ANZ800-292045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
504 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-292045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
504 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-292045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
504 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

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

$$

ANZ810-292045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
504 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-292045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
504 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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