Offshore Waters Forecast (New England)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1038 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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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.

ANZ898-240230-
1038 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...High pressure will drift east
over the waters today and tonight, then pass east of the area 
Tuesday and Tuesday night. Low pressure will approach the area 
from the southwest Tuesday night, and pass north over the far
southwest waters Wednesday. The low will then continue north 
across New England late Wednesday through Thursday, moving off 
to the northeast Thursday night. An associated strong cold front 
will move east over the waters late Wednesday and Wednesday 
night. A weak ridge will build east over the area Thursday 
night, then shift east of the region Friday. Weak low pressure 
will move northeast over the waters Friday night. 

$$

ANZ800-240230-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1038 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 1 to
3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 
to 5 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 
to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming S 
15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 
12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. 
Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ805-240230-Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 
1000 fm-1038 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 1 to
3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. Areas 
of fog. Chance of light rain. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 
3 ft. Chance of light rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas building to 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 5 to 8 
ft, then building to 9 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 
20 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 
subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. 
Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas subsiding to 4 
to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ900-240230-Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-1038 
AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. Chance 
of light rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. Chance of light rain.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of 
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...S to SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 3 
to 6 ft, then building to 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 16 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 
subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas 
subsiding to 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 
to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ810-240230-South of New England between the Great South 
Channel and Montauk Point to 1000 fm-1038 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
1 to 2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 1 to 
2 ft. Chance of light rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TUE...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 
1 to 3 ft. Chance of light rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or 
less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7 ft. 
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...SE winds becoming 20 to 30 kt, then increasing to 25 to 
35 kt. Seas building to 10 to 16 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt, then becoming 
SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 
subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 
subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 
subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ815-240230-South of Long Island between Montauk Point and 
Sandy Hook to 1000 fm-1038 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of light 
rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 
building to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds diminishing to W to SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 
15 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas subsiding to 6 to 
10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...Winds diminishing to variable less than 5 kt, then 
becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Figurskey. Ocean Prediction Center.