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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1048 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 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.

ANZ898-230215-
1048 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A cold front will approach 
the New England coast today, then move offshore tonight. The 
front will move S of the area Fri, then drift S of the waters Fri
night through Mon night as a series of low pressure centers 
develop and track E and NE along the boundary. High pressure will
build NW and N of the region Fri night into Sat night, then 
persist N and NE of the waters Sun through Mon night. 

$$

ANZ800-230215-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1048 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Isolated showers and tstms. Areas of fog with vsby 1 
NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with vsby 1 nm or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-230215-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
1048 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with vsby 1 nm or less. Scattered
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-230215-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1048 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers, tstms and areas of fog with
vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-230215-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
1048 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

.TODAY...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-230215-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
1048 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less. 
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms, then chance of rain. 
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.