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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1015 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 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.

ANZ898-250500-
1015 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
MOVE SE OF THE WATERS TODAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS
THE NRN WATERS LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND SAT...THEN STALL JUST S OF THE AREA
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT N OVER THE WATERS
MON AND MON NIGHT AS A WARM FRONT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE E ALONG THE
FRONT MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA TUE. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SUN...THEN PASS E
OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL APPROACH
THE AREA FROM THE SW LATE TUE...THEN MOVE NE INTO THE WATERS TUE
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-250500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1015 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-250500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1015 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-250500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1015 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-250500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1015 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-250500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1015 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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