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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
946 PM EST SAT JAN 21 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.

ANZ898-221515-
946 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S
INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE N SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN SHIFT TO THE NE MON. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S SUN NIGHT INTO MON...THEN LIFT N INTO THE WATERS LATER MON
AND MON NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE ACROSS
THE WATERS LATE MON NIGHT 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.

$$

ANZ800-221515-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
946 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SW. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-221515-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
946 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
16 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ900-221515-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
946 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
14 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING SE 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S AND DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-221515-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
946 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN TO 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 20 FT. RAIN AND PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-221515-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
946 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN TO 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...THEN TO 9 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS
EARLY...THEN RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO
21 FT. RAIN AND PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING SHIFTING WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13
FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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