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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
939 PM EST MON JAN 16 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.

ANZ898-171500-
939 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S
INTO THE N PORTION LATER TONIGHT...STALL ACROSS THE SRN WATERS BY
LATE TUE...THEN RETURN NE AS A WARM FRONT TUE NIGHT. A DEVELOPING
LOW WILL FORM ON THE FRONT OVER THE SW PORTION LATE TUE
NIGHT...TRACK SE ACROSS THE FAR SRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE OFF
THE SE WED NIGHT INTO THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS
THE COAST LATE THU AND THU NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE FRI...THEN PASS
E OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS S
THEN SE OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES
SLOWLY BUILDS IN FROM THE N.

$$

ANZ800-171500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
939 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3
TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. RAIN AND
A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-171500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
939 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BECOMING
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 25 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
S.

$$

ANZ900-171500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
939 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT..E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST S.

$$

ANZ810-171500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
939 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NW AND INCREASING
TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.

$$

ANZ815-171500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
939 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

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

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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