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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
438 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

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.

ANZ898-230800-
438 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Strong low pressure over the
Gulf of Maine will pass NE of the area tonight, then continue to
strengthen NE of the area Sat and Sat night as a cold front 
crosses the waters. High pressure will build E toward the region 
Sat night into Sun, and pass S of the area late Sun and Sun 
night. Another low will pass just N of the region late Sun night 
and Mon while pulling a weak cold front across the waters. 
Another high will build SE towards the area Mon night through Tue
night, then move over the area Wed and Wed night. 

$$

ANZ800-230800-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
438 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 25 to 35 kt, then
diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Chance of snow.
.SAT...Winds increasing to NW 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to
15 ft. Chance of snow.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

$$

ANZ805-230800-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
438 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Chance of snow.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to
9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...Winds backing to W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to
9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...W winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming N to NW.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ900-230800-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
438 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. Chance of
rain.
.SAT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to
9 to 16 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to 6
ft.

$$

ANZ810-230800-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
438 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SAT...W winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 11 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...Winds backing to W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to
9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ815-230800-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
438 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt, then
increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to
18 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...Winds diminishing to W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to
4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.