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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.

ANZ898-032030-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER
THE SRN WATERS WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE AREA TODAY. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST TONIGHT INTO TUE...PASS SE ACROSS
THE WATERS TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...THEN BECOME STATIONARY S
OF THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT. A LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL MOVE NE AND
APPROACH THE SRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-032030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-032030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-032030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-032030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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

$$

ANZ815-032030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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