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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
956 PM EST MON JAN 23 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.

ANZ898-241445-
956 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...AS A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE
SHIFTS TO THE NE...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N INTO THE WATERS
TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED STRONG LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE
ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING
COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TO THE COAST WED...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE COAST WED NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE THU...THEN
PASS SE OF THE WATERS THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL
THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-241445-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
956 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14
TO 21 FT...BUILDING TO 18 TO 28 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
17 TO 27 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 20 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

$$

ANZ805-241445-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
956 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS
15 TO 20 FT BUILDING TO 18 TO 28 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
16 TO 26 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ900-241445-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
956 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT BUILDING TO 16 TO
20 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
14 TO 20 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED
SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
10 TO 12 FT. RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ810-241445-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
956 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
18 TO 22 FT BUILDING TO 19 TO 24 FT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 18 FT.
RAIN EARLY...THEN SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...
HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ815-241445-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
956 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...DIMINISHING TO 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 18 TO 24 FT BUILDING TO 18 TO 27 FT...THEN SUBSIDING
TO 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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