540  
FZNT21 KWBC 070255  
OFFNT1  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
955 PM EST WED DEC 6 2017  
 
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.  
 
ANZ898-071445-  
955 PM EST WED DEC 6 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS
 
A STRONG COLD FRONT JUST E AND  
S OF THE WATERS WILL DRIFT SOUTHEASTWARD TONIGHT, AND THEN STALL  
THU INTO FRI NIGHT AS A SERIES OF RATHER WEAK LOW PRESSURE AREAS  
DEVELOP AND TRACK NE ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE  
WILL BUILD SLOWLY E TOWARD THE WATERS TONIGHT, MOVE ACROSS THE  
WATERS THU INTO FRI, AND THEN DISSIPATE FRI NIGHT. A STRONGER LOW  
PRESSURE AREA WILL DEVELOP S OF THE WATERS LATE FRI NIGHT INTO  
SAT, STRENGTHEN AND TRACK NE TO A POSITION NEAR GEORGES BANK  
LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT, AND INTENSIFY FURTHER WHILE MOVING NE  
TOWARD THE CANADIAN MARITIMES SUN. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL  
BUILD E INTO THE REGION SUN NIGHT INTO EARLY MON. LOW PRESSURE  
AND AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE W  
LATER MON AND MON NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ800-071445-  
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-  
955 PM EST WED DEC 6 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO  
8 FT, SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   
SAT NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.    
SUN
 
WINDS BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
MON
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ805-071445-  
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-  
955 PM EST WED DEC 6 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 8 FT, SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING  
TO 3 TO 4 FT.   
SAT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7  
FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ900-071445-  
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-  
955 PM EST WED DEC 6 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
THU
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.   
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 9 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15  
FT.   
SUN
 
WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10  
FT.   
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ810-071445-  
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK  
POINT TO 1000 FM-  
955 PM EST WED DEC 6 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5  
FT.   
SAT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.    
SUN AND SUN NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.   
MON
 
WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.   
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ815-071445-  
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO  
1000 FM-  
955 PM EST WED DEC 6 2017  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
THU
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO  
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
2 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT,  
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20  
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.    
SUN
 
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
7 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO  
8 FT.   
MON NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.  
 
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