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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
359 PM EST WED JAN 18 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.

ANZ898-190830-
359 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES SE OF
GEORGES BANK THIS EVENING WILL MOVE E TONIGHT AND THU THEN MOVE NE
THU NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TOWARD THE COAST THU AFTERNOON AND THU NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE FRI
AND FRI NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL PASS WELL S OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT
INTO SAT NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N SAT
AND SAT NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...AND MOVING NE
MON AND MON NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ALONG THE MID ATLC
COAST AND APPROACH THE WATERS SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE ACROSS THE
WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE NRN MID
ATLC COAST MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-190830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
359 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT.

$$

ANZ805-190830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
359 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT BECOMING 7
TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO
19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT BECOMING 12 TO 17 FT.

$$

ANZ900-190830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
359 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT BECOMING 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

$$

ANZ810-190830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
359 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ815-190830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
359 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO
21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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