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Offshore Forecast (OFF)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
345 PM EST Sat Feb 16 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.

ANZ898-170745-
345 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Low pressure will move NE
along a cold front S of the waters tonight. A high pressure 
ridge will gradually build E across the area tonight into Mon. A 
developing low will move NE Sun night into Mon while staying just
S of the area. Another stronger high pressure ridge will build 
SE over the region late Mon night and persist into Wed night. 
Another developing low will move into the southern waters late 
Wed night, then move east across the northern waters Thu night.

$$

ANZ800-170745-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
345 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of
snow. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT and WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-170745-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
345 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of snow. 
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Rain and chance of snow with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-170745-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
345 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Chance of light sleet early. Light freezing rain and 
chance of snow.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SE less than
10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-170745-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
345 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Rain.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-170745-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
345 PM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

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

$$

.Forecaster Sommerville. Ocean Prediction Center.