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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1043 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 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.

ANZ898-240315-
1043 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A stationary front will
persist across the area today as a series of low pressure centers
track NE along the boundary. The strongest low will pull the
front SE over the waters later today into early tonight, and the
front will pass S and SE of the waters later tonight. The front 
will then remain to the S and SE of the waters Wed into Fri 
night as a series of low pressure centers move NE along the front.
High pressure will build slowly E toward the waters Wed into Thu,
move E across the area Thu night and Fri, then shift E of the 
region Fri night through Sat night while maintaining a ridge
across the waters.

$$

ANZ800-240315-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1043 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4
ft, building to 5 to 8 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...Winds veering to N to NW 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W
less than 10 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft. Slight chance of
showers.
.WED...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ805-240315-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
1043 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to
13 ft. Showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...Winds diminishing to W to NW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming
N to NE less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 5 to 9 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...Winds shifting to N to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming variable 5 to 15 kt, then diminishing
to less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ900-240315-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1043 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.WED...Winds backing to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9
ft. Rain with vsby 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...Winds shifting to NE 5 to 15 kt, then becoming N. Seas
5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ810-240315-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
1043 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft. Showers and scattered tstms.
.TONIGHT...W winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming E 5 to
15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10
kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ815-240315-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
1043 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14
ft. Showers and scattered tstms.
.TONIGHT...Winds diminishing to variable less than 10 kt, then
becoming E to NE. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED...NE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6
ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds diminishing to less than 5 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.