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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
801 AM EST MON FEB 27 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.

ANZ898-280315-
801 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW THIS AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE AND WEAKEN
TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT
NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE INTO EARLY WED. A STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATE WED...MOVE OFFSHORE WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS THU. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES
CENTER WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS FRI...THEN
INTENSIFY E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-280315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
801 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ805-280315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
801 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT...HIGHEST S.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ900-280315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
801 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU...SW TO W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13
TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ810-280315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
801 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 13 TO 16 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ815-280315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
801 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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