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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
345 AM EST TUE JAN 17 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.

ANZ898-172030-
345 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

$$

ANZ800-172030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
345 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20
KT...THEN NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING
4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW.
.THU...WINDS DIMINISHING TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-172030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
345 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO  8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-172030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
345 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN N
TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-172030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
345 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
AREAS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-172030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
345 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS...THEN
RAIN LATE.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO N TO
NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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