New England Offshore Forecast


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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1040 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 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.
ANZ898-210215-
1040 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A cold front extends E and NE
from near Virginia Beach early tonight, with a weak low along the
front just S of Georges Bank, moving E. The front will move S to
off the northern North Carolina coast later tonight, where it 
will stall through Mon night as weak low pressure centers
continue to move E along the front. Weak high pressure will 
cross the waters Mon through Tue, and weaken E of the area Tue 
night as the front returns N as a warm front. Low pressure will 
move NE from the Great Lakes Tue night into Wed night and pull a
cold front E and SE over the waters. The front will move SE away
from the area Thu and stall S of the region Thu night as high 
pressure builds E over southern New England. The high pressure 
area will move E across the region Fri and Fri night. 
$$
ANZ800-210215-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1040 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Slight chance
of showers. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 5 ft.
.WED...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8
ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds veering to W to SW 15 to 25 kt, then becoming W
to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2
to 3 ft.
$$
ANZ805-210215-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1040 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Slight chance of
showers. 
.MON NIGHT...NE winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
Slight chance of showers. 
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of TSTMs. 
.TUE NIGHT...Winds becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...Winds becoming S to SW and increasing to 20 to 30 kt. 
Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6
to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
$$
ANZ900-210215-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1040 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated TSTMs. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of
showers. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs. 
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then becoming NW 10
to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
$$
ANZ810-210215-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1040 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Chance of 
showers. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Slight chance of
showers. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 
6 ft. Chance of showers. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
showers and slight chance of TSTMs. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6
to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
$$
ANZ815-210215-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1040 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Slight chance
of showers and TSTMs. 
.MON...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 3 to 6 ft. 
Slight chance of showers. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of
showers. 
.TUE...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers and TSTMs. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to 3
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
$$
.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.