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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
348 PM 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.

ANZ898-300830-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER
S OF NOVA SCOTIA WILL PASS SLOWLY E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO THU
NIGHT WHILE 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 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.

$$

ANZ800-300830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

$$

ANZ805-300830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-300830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...
THEN BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-300830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-300830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
348 PM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.FRI...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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