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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
337 PM EST Sun Feb 25 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.

ANZ898-260800-
337 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...Low pressure will pass NE
across Georges Bank and the Gulf of Maine this evening and
tonight, while pulling a cold front SE across the waters. A high
pressure ridge will build E across the waters Mon through Tue
night, then shift SE of the area late Wed. A weak low will pass
N of the waters Wed into Wed night, while pulling a weak cold
front over the area. Another ridge will build just E of the area
Wed night, then shift E Thu and Thu night. A developing low will
approach the mid Atlantic coast late Thu, move offshore Thu
night, then pass S of the area Fri and Fri night.

$$

ANZ800-260800-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
337 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 12 ft.
.FRI...E winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming NE 35 to 45 kt. Seas
building to 12 to 22 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 16 to 26 ft.

$$

ANZ805-260800-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
337 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming E 20 to 30 kt
early, then W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 12 to 22 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 16 to 26 ft.

$$

ANZ900-260800-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
337 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming E to SE 30 to 40 kt
early, then W to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...E winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 11 to 22 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 18 to
28 ft.

$$

ANZ810-260800-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
337 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt early,
then NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...S winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11
ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE. Seas building to 10 to
17 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 14 to 26 ft.

$$

ANZ815-260800-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
337 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, building to
8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas building to 15 to 25 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.



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