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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1051 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 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.

ANZ898-210215-
1051 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Low pressure S of the area
will move SE away from the waters today while slowly weakening.
High pressure will build over the area today into Thu night, then
shift E of the waters Fri. A cold front will approach the New
England coast Fri, move across the waters Fri night into Sat,
then stall S of the region Sat night through Mon. High pressure
will build S across the area behind the front Sun into Mon, then
shift E of the waters Mon night. The front will lift back N
toward the area Mon night.  

$$

ANZ800-210215-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1051 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-210215-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1051 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-210215-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1051 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-210215-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1051 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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

$$

ANZ815-210215-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1051 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.