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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1045 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 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.

ANZ898-220215-
1045 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

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

$$

ANZ800-220215-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1045 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

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

$$

ANZ805-220215-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
1045 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

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

$$

ANZ900-220215-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1045 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

.TODAY...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated
showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of
fog. Scattered showers and tstms. Vsby 1 NM or less. 
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-220215-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
1045 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

.TODAY...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated
showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and tstms. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.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...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-220215-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
1045 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Isolated showers
and tstms. 
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.