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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
949 PM EST SUN JAN 15 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.

ANZ898-161500-
949 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TONIGHT INTO MON...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS LATE MON
INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE N PORTION
MON NIGHT...STALL ACROSS THE SRN WATERS BY LATE TUE...THEN RETURN
NE AS A WARM FRONT TUE NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL FORM ON THE
FRONT EARLY WED...TRACK SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS LATER WED INTO
WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY SE OF THE AREA THU INTO FRI NIGHT
WHILE A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

$$

ANZ800-161500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
949 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY MAINLY N.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT.
.THU...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
10 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ805-161500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
949 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT...THEN W TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-161500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
949 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ810-161500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
949 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-161500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
949 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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