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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 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.

ANZ898-231530-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES CENTERED S OF THE
WATERS WILL MOVE SE AWAY FROM THE REGION TONIGHT INTO THU. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...AND MOVE OVER
THE WATERS THU NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL THEN STALL ACROSS THE AREA
FRI...AND RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT FRI NIGHT. A STRONGER COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SAT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E
TOWARDS THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-231530-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10
FT...THEN BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-231530-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-231530-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...THEN BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-231530-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...THEN BECOMING 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-231530-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
955 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS BECOMING 6
TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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