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Offshore Waters Forecast...Corrected 
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC 
352 PM EST Sat Dec 15 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.

ANZ898-160800-...Corrected 
352 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Low pressure centered about
200 nm south of Nantucket will track E and passing just S of the
waters this evening. High pressure will pass just N of the 
region Sun, then move NE of the area Sun night. Low pressure will
move off the Mid Atlantic coast Sun, then slowly track NE across
the southern waters Sun night through Mon while intensifying. A 
strong cold front will move E over the area Mon into Mon night. 
The low will continue to strengthen as it moves off to the NE Mon
night through Tue night. High pressure will build toward the 
coast Tue and Tue night, then will slowly drift E over the 
region Wed into Thu. Low pressure will track N through the Mid-
Atlantic states Thu night while pulling a cold front to a 
position near the coast.

$$

ANZ800-160800-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
352 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft. Chance of rain. 
.MON...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
13 ft. Chance of rain. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to
17 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 1 to
3 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-160800-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
352 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft, building to 8 to 13 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY
1 nm or less. 
.SUN...E winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Chance of 
rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 30 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 16 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
11 to 18 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 1 to
2 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-160800-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
352 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft, building to 7 to 12 ft. Chance of rain. 
.SUN...E winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Rain.
.MON...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft. Chance of rain. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-160800-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
352 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft, building to 8 to 13 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.SUN...E winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas
9 to 13 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.MON...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
10 to 18 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 10 to 16 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 1 to 3 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-160800-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
352 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft, building to 8 to 13 ft. Chance of rain. 
.SUN...E winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft. Chance of rain. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Chance of rain. 
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.