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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
423 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 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.

ANZ898-282115-
423 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES E OF THE WATERS WILL
MOVE WELL E OF THE AREA BY THIS AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL PULL A
WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE N PORTION THIS MORNING BEFORE BECOMING
STATIONARY OVER THE FAR S PORTION THIS AFTERNOON. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATER TODAY
TRACKING E ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT...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.

$$

ANZ800-282115-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
423 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 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.

$$

ANZ805-282115-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
423 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ900-282115-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
423 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

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

$$

ANZ810-282115-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
423 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 5 TO 8 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.

$$

ANZ815-282115-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
423 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 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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