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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
748 AM EST FRI JAN 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.

ANZ898-210300-
748 AM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
MOVE OFFSHORE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN
PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN
FROM THE N SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN SHIFT TO THE NE MON. A WARM
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN LIFT N
INTO THE WATERS MON NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL
THEN TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE PULLING
A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION.

$$

ANZ800-210300-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
748 AM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO
20 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ805-210300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
748 AM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ900-210300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
748 AM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ810-210300-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
748 AM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO
17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN
BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.

$$

ANZ815-210300-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
748 AM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 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 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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