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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
343 PM EST MON FEB 20 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.

ANZ898-210830-
343 PM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NW TONIGHT...DRIFT SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE REGION WED AND WED
NIGHT AS A WEAK WARM FRONT LIFTS NE OVER NEW ENGLAND. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...MOVE INTO THE WATERS
THU NIGHT...STALL OVER THE AREA FRI...AND THEN RETURN N AS A
WARM FRONT BY FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
REGION FROM THE W EARLY SAT...AND THEN MOVE E INTO THE WATERS
LATER SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-210830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
343 PM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ805-210830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
343 PM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS DIMINISHING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-210830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
343 PM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30
KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-210830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
343 PM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-210830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
343 PM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO NE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT THROUGHOUT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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