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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
316 PM EST Wed Dec 12 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.

ANZ898-130800-
316 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A rapidly intensifying low
pressure system E of the waters will continue moving NE and away
from the area overnight. High pressure will build SE toward the
waters from the NW tonight, move SE across the area Thu into Thu
night, then shift E of the area Fri. A weak low pressure will
develop S of the waters Thu and Thu night, then lift NE across
the waters Fri and Fri night. Another low pressure system will
approach from the S and SW Fri and Fri night, then track E
passing just S of the waters Sat and Sat night. Another high
will build across the region Sun, then move E of the area Sun
night. Another low pressure will move off the Mid Atlantic coast
Sun, then slowly track NE across the southern waters Sun night
through Mon night while intensifying.

$$

ANZ800-130800-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
316 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. Light freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Light freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ805-130800-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
316 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N early, then,
diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft, building to 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

$$

ANZ900-130800-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
316 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
snow showers.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to
8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NE 20 to 25 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.

$$

ANZ810-130800-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
316 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 6 to
10 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, building to 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.

$$

ANZ815-130800-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
316 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt early,
then, becoming E to NE. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of
rain.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE
10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.