Offshore Waters Forecast (New England)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 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.

ANZ898-210245-
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A strong cold front will 
approach from the W early today, then pass E across the waters
late today into tonight as low pressure develops NE along the 
front. Strong high pressure will build E towards the region Sun 
and Sun night, then weaken and pass S of the waters Mon into Mon 
night as a warm front lifts NE over the area. Low pressure will 
pass E across the Gulf of Maine Tue into Tue night while pulling 
another strong cold front E across the area. Another strong high 
will build E towards the region Wed and Wed night as a series of 
low pressure troughs pass S over the area.

$$

ANZ800-210245-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming N to NW
10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6
to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...Winds backing to S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 4 to 7
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming W to
SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas building to 7 to 13
ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ805-210245-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming NW.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft.

$$

ANZ900-210245-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm
or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
13 ft. Rain.
.SUN...N to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...Winds increasing to S 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 8
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas building to
7 to 10 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 7
to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.

$$

ANZ810-210245-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...W winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming NW.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming NW. Seas 7
to 11 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming W 10 to 15
kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas subsiding to 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5
to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...Winds veering to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ815-210245-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1044 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...W winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming N to NW
15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7
to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 3
to 6 ft, then subsiding to 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.