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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1023 PM EDT Fri Aug 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.

ANZ898-180230-
1023 PM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pressure ridge
extending W over the northern waters will continue tonight into 
Sat night while slowly weakening. A warm front just S of the 
area tonight, will drift N over the waters Sat, and become 
nearly stationary over the southern waters Sat night 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 E of the area, with the front dissipating Mon. A cold 
front will approach from the NW late Mon into Mon night, move SE
across the northern waters later Mon night into Tue, then pass E
of the area later Tue. Another low will approach the region from
the SW Tue night, and move NE across the waters Wed while 
pulling a cold front across the area. The low and cold front 
will pass E and SE of the area Wed night while weakening as 
another cold front moves SE over the waters. 

$$

ANZ800-180230-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1023 PM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of tstms. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and chance of tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.TUE...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building
to 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ805-180230-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
1023 PM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and
chance of tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms with
vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SUN...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms with
vsby 1 nm or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ900-180230-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1023 PM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less. 
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers and chance of tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers, fog and tstms with vsby 1 nm or
less. 
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
4 to 5 ft.
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ810-180230-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
1023 PM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and tstms. 
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
showers and tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to
25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.SUN...Winds becoming variable less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
Chance of showers and tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt, then becoming SW. Seas
becoming 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ815-180230-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
1023 PM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance
of showers and tstms. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and
tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Isolated showers and tstms. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt.
Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...Winds veering to W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.