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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1053 AM 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.

ANZ898-170245-
1053 AM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pressure ridge
extending W over the northern waters will continue today into 
Sat while slowly weakening. A front will remain nearly stationary
just S of the area today as a pair of weak low pressure centers 
move E and NE along the front. The front will drift N as a warm 
front tonight and Sat, and become nearly stationary again over 
the southern waters Sat night. The front will gradually weaken 
Sun and Sun night as another weak low pressure center moves E 
and NE along the front over Georges Bank. The front will then
dissipate 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 
cold front will approach the region from the NW Tue night. 

$$

ANZ800-170245-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1053 AM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and
tstms. Areas of fog with vsby 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Areas of
fog with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers
and tstms. Vsby 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Chance of showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SUN...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3
to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ805-170245-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
1053 AM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers
and tstms.
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SUN...NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming 5 to
10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ900-170245-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1053 AM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and
tstms.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 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 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SUN...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ810-170245-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
1053 AM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Chance of showers and tstms.
.TONIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and tstms.
.SAT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers
and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance
of showers and tstms.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.

$$

ANZ815-170245-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
1053 AM EDT Fri Aug 16 2019

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers and
tstms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers
and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less.
.SAT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Slight chance of
showers and tstms.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers and tstms.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, then becoming S to
SW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.