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FZNT21 KWBC 180900
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
500 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S 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.

ANZ898-182015-
500 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK LOW PRES AREA WILL PASS
JUST SE OF THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE EARLY
TODAY THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW TONIGHT INTO FRI...MOVE
E ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE W
ACROSS THE WATERS...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT AND SUN. ANOTHER AREA OF
LOW PRES WILL PASS JUST SE OF THE REGION SUN NIGHT INTO MON.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT INTO MON
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-182015-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
500 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-182015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
500 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE EARLY...
THEN BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE
OF RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-182015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
500 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY...
THEN BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT UP TO 30 KT S PORTION EARLY.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-182015-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
500 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE AND INCREASING TO 15
TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-182015-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
500 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.




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