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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1046 AM EDT Sat Aug 17 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.

ANZ898-180300-
1046 AM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pressure ridge
extending W over the N waters will persist today into tonight
while slowly weakening. A stationary front just S of the area 
early today, will slowly drift N into the southern waters later 
today into tonight and stall as a low pressure center moves E and
NE along the front. The front will gradually weaken Sun and Sun 
night as the low pressure center passes well E of the area. 
Another low will develop SW of the waters Sun night, and track E 
and NE while passing just S of the area Mon and Mon night, before
moving off to the E of the waters Tue. A weak cold front will 
approach from the NW later Mon into Mon night, move SE across the
northern waters later Mon night into Tue, then pass E of the 
area later Tue. A low pressure trough will develop near the coast
later Tue into Wed. Another cold front will approach from the W 
Wed, and reach the coast Wed night. 

$$

ANZ800-180300-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1046 AM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers.
Slight chance of tstms. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and chance of tstms. 
.SUN...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and chance of tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms. 
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-180300-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
1046 AM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.TODAY...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Chance of showers and chance of tstms. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Chance of showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms
with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-180300-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1046 AM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and chance of tstms. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SUN...Winds becoming NW 10 to 20 kt, then W to NW 5 to 15 kt. 
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or 
less. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms. 
.MON...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...Winds becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-180300-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
1046 AM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers
and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms. 
.SUN...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers and tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of
tstms. 
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-180300-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
1046 AM EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Chance of showers and tstms. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 
ft. Isolated showers and tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and tstms. 
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Holley. Ocean Prediction Center.