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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
434 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S 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.

ANZ898-302045-
434 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW
PRES CENTER SE OF NOVA SCOTIA WILL PASS SLOWLY E OF THE AREA
TODAY INTO TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W
TODAY...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI
NIGHT...THEN TRACK E NEAR THE S WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SUN...THEN PASS SE ACROSS
THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE
COAST MON...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-302045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
434 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-302045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
434 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SW. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-302045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
434 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO E 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 10 TO 15
FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-302045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
434 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-302045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
434 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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