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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
357 AM EDT WED APR 16 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.

ANZ898-162030-
357 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES CENTERED SE OF THE
WATERS ALONG 50W WILL PERSIST TODAY...THEN WEAKEN WHILE DRIFTING W TONIGHT
THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE WATERS WILL PASS
E OF THE WATERS TODAY...THEN STALL SE OF THE AREA TONIGHT BEFORE SLOWLY
WEAKENING THU THROUGH SAT NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL PASS N OF
THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES WILL
APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE W SAT NIGHT...MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-162030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
357 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-162030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
357 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ900-162030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
357 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BACKING TO N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT BECOMING 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO N TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ810-162030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
357 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE. CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ815-162030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
357 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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