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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
419 AM EDT THU MAR 23 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.

ANZ898-232030-
419 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE NW TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF
THE WATERS FRI. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SE ACROSS
THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT...THEN STALL JUST S OF THE AREA SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT N OVER THE WATERS MON
AND MON NIGHT AS A WARM FRONT. LOW PRES WILL FORM ALONG THE FRONT
MON AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE WATERS
LATE SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA MON.

$$

ANZ800-232030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
419 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-232030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
419 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-232030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
419 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-232030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
419 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-232030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
419 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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