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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
429 PM EDT WED MAR 22 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.

ANZ898-230830-
429 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NW THIS TONIGHT THROUGH THU...MOVE OFFSHORE
THU NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS FRI. A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE ACROSS THE N WATERS LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT...THEN
STALL JUST S OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL
MOVE N ON MON WITH WEAK LOW PRES DEVELOPING ALONG THE FRONT MON
AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA MON
AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-230830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
429 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY.
MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-230830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
429 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-230830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
429 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT BUILDING TO 10
TO 16 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-230830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
429 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-230830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
429 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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