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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1028 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 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.

ANZ898-280230-
1028 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER
THE E PORTION WILL SHIFT E OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES
CENTER WILL RACE E ALONG THE FRONT MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE
AREA TUE. A DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH FROM THE W
LATE TUE...TRACK E NEAR THE FAR S WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS
SLOWLY E OF THE AREA WED INTO THU NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING AND
PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT AND THU...MOVE TO
THE COAST THU NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-280230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1028 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-280230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-280230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1028 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-280230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS
OF FOG AND SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-280230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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