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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
439 AM EDT WED SEP 17 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.

ANZ898-172115-
439 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS AS AN AREA OF LOW PRES PASSES SE OF
GEORGES BANK TODAY. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SRN WATERS
TONIGHT...MOVE NE AND PASS JUST E OF THE NRN WATERS WHILE
STRENGTHENING THU INTO FRI. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM
THE NW THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...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.

$$

ANZ800-172115-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
439 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-172115-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
439 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-172115-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
439 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-172115-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
439 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

$$

ANZ815-172115-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
439 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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