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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1049 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 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.

ANZ898-270230-
1049 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
REGION WILL REMAIN STATIONARY TODAY THROUGH WED WHILE WEAKENING.
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU.
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...THEN MOVE E OF THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. HURRICANE
CHRISTOBAL IS EXPECTED TO PASS ABOUT 200 NM SE OF GEORGES BANK
WED NIGHT AND THU. SWELLS FROM CHRISTOBAL WILL MOVE INTO THE
REGION WED THROUGH THU. SEE THE LATEST NHC ADVISORY.

$$

ANZ800-270230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1049 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT WITH S SWELL.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT WITH S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT WITH S
SWELL.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-270230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1049 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT WITH S SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT WITH S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT WITH S
SWELL.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-270230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1049 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT WITH S SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT WITH S
SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT WITH S
SWELL...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-270230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1049 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT WITH S SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 13 FT WITH S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT WITH S
SWELL.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-270230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1049 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

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

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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