Offshore Waters Forecast (New England)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
432 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2024

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.

Locally higher winds and seas can be expected in and near tstms.

ANZ898-232015-
432 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...High pressure across the 
waters will shift E of the area early today, and extend a ridge 
W over the area through tonight. Intensifying low pressure will 
pass SE of Georges Bank tonight into Wed. Another low pressure 
and an associated strong cold front will approach the area Wed,
and then will cross the region Wed night. Stronger high pressure
will again build slowly E across the waters Thu and Thu night, 
and then prevail across the area Fri through Sat, before finally
shifting S of the waters Sat night.

$$

ANZ800-232015-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
432 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Slight
chance of showers and snow showers. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft, subsiding to 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-232015-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
432 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to
13 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-232015-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
432 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
7 to 13 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-232015-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
432 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-232015-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
432 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE, then,
becoming S to SE. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of showers. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...E winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.