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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
441 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

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.

ANZ898-172015-
441 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A cold front will move into
the waters today as a strong low moves into eastern Quebec. The
front will move rapidly E of the region tonight. High pressure
will build across the waters from the W Thu and Thu night, then
move E and SE of the area Fri and Fri night. Another Strong cold
front will move into the waters Sat before moving E of the region
Sat night. High pressure will once again build E across the area
Sun and Sun night.

$$

ANZ800-172015-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
441 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to
8 to 13 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...W winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming SW 15 to 20
kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5
to 9 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
N to NW. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ805-172015-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
441 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to
8 to 14 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7
to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 7 to
10 ft.

$$

ANZ900-172015-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
441 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to
7 to 13 ft.
.THU...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 14 to 19 ft. Scattered
showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 10 to 17 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then increasing to
10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ810-172015-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
441 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8
ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming W to
SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6
to 11 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

ANZ815-172015-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
441 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8
ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 13 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 11 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.