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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
458 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 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.

ANZ898-230745-
458 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose was
centered near 39.3N 69.1W, or about 120 nm SE of Nantucket at
5 PM EDT this afternoon. It is drifting SE at 3 kt with maximum
sustained winds near 40 kt. Jose will drift to near 39.5N 69.5W
by 2 AM EDT tonight, and to near 38.7N 68.7W by 2 PM EDT Sat,
while weakening. Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose will then slowly
drift towards the SE and S Sat night through Sun while
continuing to weaken before dissipating early Mon. Otherwise, S
to SE swell from Hurricane Maria will impact the area Sat through
Tue night. Also, 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
passing through the Mid Atlantic waters Mon through Wed night.
Refer to the latest National Hurricane Center advisories for
Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose and Hurricane Maria.

$$

ANZ800-230745-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
458 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft, subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ805-230745-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
458 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft,
subsiding to 8 to 10 ft. Showers early.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.WED...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
10 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ900-230745-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
458 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15
kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft, subsiding to 7 to 9 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs early.
.SAT...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
10 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ810-230745-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
458 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft,
subsiding to 8 to 12 ft. Rain early, then chance of showers.
.SAT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
Chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
9 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.

$$

ANZ815-230745-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
458 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 17 ft, subsiding to 6 to 12 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.



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