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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1032 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 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.

ANZ898-190245-
1032 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A series of low pressure
troughs will move SE across the region today into tonight. A warm
front will approach from the S tonight, then lift NE across the
waters Thu. Developing low pressure will track NE through the
area Thu into Thu night, then move NE into the Canadian Maritimes
late Thu night into Fri night while pulling another series of low
pressure troughs through the region. A high pressure ridge will
build E towards the waters Sat and Sat night, then move E over
the area Sun and Sun night. 

$$

ANZ800-190245-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1032 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Chance of rain. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
1 to 2 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-190245-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1032 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
Chance of rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance of rain.
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-190245-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1032 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. 
.THU...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-190245-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1032 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance
of rain. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 1 to 2 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-190245-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1032 AM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
1 to 2 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.