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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
859 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 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.

ANZ898-270300-
859 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD SE INTO THE E PORTION TODAY...THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS
TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON
NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER WILL RACE E ALONG THE FRONT MON
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA TUE. A DEVELOPING LOW PRES
CENTER WILL APPROACH FROM THE SW LATE TUE...MOVE OFFSHORE TUE
NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY E OF THE AREA WED INTO THU NIGHT WHILE
PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT AND THU...
THEN MOVE TO THE COAST THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-270300-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
859 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 1 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-270300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
859 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-270300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
859 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-270300-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
859 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-270300-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
859 AM EDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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