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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 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.

ANZ898-211500-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE
AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN SHIFT TO THE NE MON. A WARM FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE S SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN LIFT N INTO THE
WATERS MON NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE
ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE PULLING A TRAILING
COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE WED...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT WHILE THE NEXT
COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

$$

ANZ800-211500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT... HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SW.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING SE 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-211500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO
15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-211500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-211500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO
18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-211500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
927 PM EST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO
19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN
BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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