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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
423 PM EDT MON SEP 26 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.

ANZ898-270830-
423 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
AREA WILL MOVE SE OF THE REGION TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W TONIGHT...AND PASS SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE AND TUE NIGHT AS LOW PRES MOVES E THROUGH THE GULF OF MAINE.
THE FRONT WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY JUST S OF THE REGION WED
INTO WED NIGHT...REMAIN STATIONARY JUST S OF THE WATERS THU INTO
FRI...THEN LIFT SLOWLY N THROUGH THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI
NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS SE OF THE
AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD N OF THE REGION THU
INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE E OF THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-270830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
423 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION DIMINISHING
TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-270830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
423 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS INCREASING TO S 20 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-270830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
423 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION
DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ810-270830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
423 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-270830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
423 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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