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FZNT21 KWBC 201957
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
357 PM EDT SUN APR 20 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.

ANZ898-210830-
357 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO TUE WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WITH A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT
AND PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. THE LOW WILL INTENSIFY WED NIGHT
INTO THU AS IT SLOWLY MOVES E OF THE REGION. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD OFFSHORE THU NIGHT AND THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS
FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-210830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
357 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT OVER SE PORTION 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ805-210830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
357 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS S.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER N PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST S.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER S
PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-210830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
357 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS S.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER N PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST S.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-210830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
357 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS S.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS SUBSIDING 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-210830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
357 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS S.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 10
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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