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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1028 PM EDT MON MAR 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.

ANZ898-290230-
1028 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE WATERS EARLY TONIGHT AS A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER RACES E
ALONG THE FRONT. THE LOW AND FRONT WILL PASS E OF THE AREA LATER
TONIGHT INTO TUE. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W LATE TUE...TRACK E JUST TO THE S OF THE SRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY E OF THE AREA WED INTO THU
NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W
WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO
FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE NRN MID ATLC
COAST FRI NIGHT...AND TRACK E JUST S OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-290230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1028 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO SE 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-290230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ900-290230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1028 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13
FT.

$$

ANZ810-290230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.

$$

ANZ815-290230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1028 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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