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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
931 PM 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.

ANZ898-181500-
931 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS
THE WATERS WILL LIFT NE AS A WARM FRONT TONIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW
WILL FORM ON THE FRONT OVER THE SW PORTION LATE TONIGHT...TRACK
SE AND PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS WED...THEN MOVE OFF THE SE WED
NIGHT INTO THU WHILE INTENSIFYING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TOWARD 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.
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. A
WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-181500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
931 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-181500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
931 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-181500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
931 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-181500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
931 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
AREAS OF FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-181500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
931 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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