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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
252 PM EST SUN JAN 22 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.

ANZ898-230830-
252 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE N TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT TO THE NE MON. A
WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S TONIGHT AND MON...THEN LIFT N
INTO THE WATERS MON NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED STRONG LOW PRES CENTER
WILL TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE
PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL PASS QUICKLY E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE TO THE COAST WED NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE THU...THEN PASS
SE OF THE WATERS THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-230830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
252 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 14
FT...HIGHEST SW.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO
22 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 19 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-230830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
252 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 21 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-230830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
252 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
14 TO 18 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-230830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
252 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO E 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO
20 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 22 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7
FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-230830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
252 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO
22 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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