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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
429 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 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.

ANZ898-180745-
429 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A cold front moves east of 
the waters overnight, then high pressure builds in from the west 
Thursday and Thursday night. The high moves east Friday with a 
warm front approaching from the southwest Friday night. The warm 
front moves north of the waters Saturday, followed by another 
cold front that moves through the waters late Saturday and 
Saturday night. A low will develop along the front well east of 
Delmarva Saturday night as the front moves east of the waters. 
High pressure builds in once again from the west Sunday and 
Sunday night, continuing on Monday. The high moves east Monday 
night in advance of yet another cold front approaching from the 
west.

$$

ANZ800-180745-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
429 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. 
.THU...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft, subsiding
to 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-180745-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
429 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 30 to 40 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. 
.THU...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7
ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 
11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-180745-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
429 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. 
.THU...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-180745-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
429 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. 
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-180745-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
429 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to
25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Figurskey. Ocean Prediction Center.