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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1028 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 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.

ANZ898-170230-
1028 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Low pressure just east of the
area will continue NE pulling a low pressure trough across the 
waters this evening. A cold front will then move across the 
waters later tonight into Thu. The front will stall and weaken 
across the far southern portion Thu night into Fri as weak high 
pressure passes over the N waters. Another low will move NE along
the New England coast Fri night into Sat night, while pulling a 
cold front SE over the area. The front will stall S of the waters
Sun through Mon night as high pressure builds S to the coast. 
Low pressure will develop along the stalled front Sat night and 
will track NE just S of the waters Sun into Mon. 

$$

ANZ800-170230-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1028 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-170230-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1028 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-170230-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1028 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W, then, diminishing
to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-170230-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1028 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-170230-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1028 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 5 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.