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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
425 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 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.

ANZ898-220900-
425 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES W OF THE SRN WATERS
WILL MOVE E AND NE THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OVER THE
GULF OF MAINE WED BEFORE BECOMING ABSORBED BY A SECOND LOW TO THE
SW WED NIGHT. THE SECOND LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE SW OF THE AREA
TONIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY NE TOWARD THE REGION WHILE STRENGTHENING
WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E THROUGH THE SRN WATERS THU INTO
FRI BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE NE FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. AN AREA
OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SW OF THE REGION SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT AS
A THIRD AREA OF LOW PRES PASSES SE OF THE WATERS. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL PASS SE THROUGH THE REGION SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-220900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
425 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION INCREASING
TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT
LATE...HIGHEST E. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NE. ISOLATED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO E TO NE 30 TO 40
KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST N. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ805-220900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
425 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION BECOMING E TO
SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST N. ISOLATED TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S
PORTION SHIFTING TO S TO SW. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION S TO SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ900-220900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
425 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E AND SE. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT BECOMING 5 TO 8
FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-220900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
425 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S TO SW...EXCEPT NE
PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW...EXCEPT
SW PORTION INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
S.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-220900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
425 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION
INCREASING TO N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION W TO NW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
S.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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