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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 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.

ANZ898-250845-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT OVER THE
GULF OF MAINE WILL LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT THIS EVENING. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN MOVE
E ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT AS A LOW PRES AREA
PASSES N OVER GEORGES BANK. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARDS
THE REGION SUN...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON...AND PASS SE ACROSS THE
NE WATERS MON NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL SLIDE E THROUGH THE AREA
MON NIGHT INTO TUE...BEFORE A WARM FRONT LIFTS NE INTO THE WATERS
LATE TUE. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT TUE NIGHT...AND
PASS E OF THE AREA WED. ANOTHER LOW WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS
WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT OVER THE AREA.

$$

ANZ800-250845-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE WARNING..

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS
.SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-250845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO E 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-250845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SE 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT...THEN
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 5 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 WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.

$$

ANZ810-250845-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-250845-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8
FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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