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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
328 PM EST SAT FEB 18 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.

ANZ898-190815-
328 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
MOVE E AWAY FROM THE WATERS EARLY TONIGHT...AS A WARM FRONT
LIFTS NE INTO THE REGION. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS
LATER TONIGHT...AND PASS SE OF THE AREA SUN. A STRONG HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT INTO MON
NIGHT...DRIFT SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN
SHIFT SE OF THE REGION WED AND WED NIGHT AS A WEAK WARM FRONT
LIFTS NE OVER THE AREA. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W
THU...AND THEN CROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-190815-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
328 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-190815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
328 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...
THEN BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-190815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
328 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-190815-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
328 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ815-190815-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
328 PM EST SAT FEB 18 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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