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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
432 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 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.

ANZ898-230900-
432 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD S NEAR THE COAST TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT
SLOWLY SE OFFSHORE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO TUE NIGHT. THE RIDGE
WILL THEN BEGIN TO SLOWLY LIFT N WED AND WED NIGHT. A SERIES OF
WEAK LOW PRES CENTERS WILL PASS WELL S AND SE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO SUN. AN AREA OF LOW PRES...POSSIBLE TROPICAL CYCLONE...WILL
MOVE SE OF THE AREA WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-230900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
432 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT AND SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ805-230900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
432 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ900-230900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
432 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.

$$

ANZ810-230900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
432 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ815-230900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
432 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT SE
PORTION BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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