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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
933 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

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.

ANZ898-241430-
933 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Intensifying low pressure will
track NE near the coast tonight, and move across New Brunswick
Wed. A strong cold front associated with the low will move E over
the waters late tonight, followed by a secondary cold front
moving SE over the area Wed into Wed night. Low pressure will
develop SE of Georges Bank early Thu and quickly track NE later
Thu while strengthening. A strong high pressure ridge will build
E toward the coast Thu night, move into the waters Fri, then
continue to move E across the region Fri night before shifting SE
of the area Sat and Sat night. Another strong cold front will
approach the coast Sun and move E off the coast Sun night.

$$

ANZ800-241430-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
933 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
Rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 NM or less early.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Light
freezing spray.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Light freezing
spray.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ805-241430-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
933 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. Rain.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Light freezing
spray.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ900-241430-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
933 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 15 ft. Rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

ANZ810-241430-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
933 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Areas of fog
early. Rain.
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ815-241430-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
933 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.


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