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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1054 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south 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.

ANZ898-230300-
1054 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Tropical Storm Jose has been
declared post-tropical as of 11 PM tonight per the National
Hurricane Center. At 11 PM the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone
Jose was located near 39.5N 68.4W, or about 150 nm SE of
Nantucket. It remains nearly stationary with maximum sustained
winds near 45 kt. Jose will drift W to near 39.6N 68.7W by 8 AM
EDT Fri, and to 39.5N 69.0W by 8 PM EDT Fri, while gradually
weakening. Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose will then slowly drift
back towards the E Sat and Sun while continuing to weaken before
dissipating by Mon. S to SE swell from Hurricane Maria will
impact the area Sat through Tue night. Otherwise, a high pres
ridge will persist inland just NW of the area tonight through
Sat night, then shift further NW of the waters Sun and Mon.
Hurricane Maria is expected to track N, and pass just E of the
Mid-Atlantic waters Mon through Tue night. Refer to the latest
National Hurricane Center advisories for Post-Tropical Cyclone
Jose and Hurricane Maria for additional information.

$$

ANZ800-230300-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1054 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6
ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to
15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ805-230300-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1054 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 16 ft.
Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Rain.
.SAT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ900-230300-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1054 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E to SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 14 ft.
Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 12 ft. Rain.
.SAT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to
10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 7 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft.

$$

ANZ810-230300-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1054 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 22 ft. Rain.
.FRI...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 18 ft.
Rain early, then scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 15
ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ815-230300-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1054 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 19 ft. Rain.
.FRI...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 18 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas subsiding to 8 to 16 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers ending.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
NE. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas building
to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming N. Seas
7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.



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