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Offshore Forecast (OFF)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1013 AM EDT Fri Aug 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.

ANZ898-240230-
1013 AM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A cold front will move S of
the area today. The front will then drift further S tonight 
through Sat night, then become stationary Sun into Sun night. A 
series of low pressure centers will develop and track E and NE 
along the boundary. The front will slowly dissipate Mon into Tue.
High pressure will build NW and N of the region tonight into Sat
night, persist N of the waters Sun, shift NE of the area Sun 
night into Mon night, and then rebuild just N of the area Tue and
Tue night. A possible tropical cyclone will approach the waters 
from the S Tue and Tue night. Another cold front will approach
the coast Tue night. 

$$

ANZ800-240230-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1013 AM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-240230-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
1013 AM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-240230-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1013 AM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-240230-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
1013 AM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-240230-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
1013 AM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.