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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
851 AM EDT WED MAR 29 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.

ANZ898-300315-
851 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER NEAR
GEORGES BANK WILL PASS SLOWLY E OF THE AREA LATER TODAY INTO THU
NIGHT WHILE RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A SERIES OF LOW
PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE W TONIGHT AND THU...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS
THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF
THE MID ATLC COAST FRI NIGHT...THEN TRACK E NEAR THE SRN WATERS
SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE TOWARDS THE
COAST SUN...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-300315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
851 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ805-300315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
851 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO NE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-300315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
851 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-300315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
851 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-300315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
851 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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