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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
912 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 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.

ANZ898-260315-
912 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE S
PORTION WILL PASS S OF THE WATERS LATE TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN
STALL OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL
LIFT BACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT AS A WARM FRONT.
A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK E ALONG THE FRONT MON NIGHT...
THEN PASS E OF THE AREA TUE. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE
INTO THE WATERS LATE TODAY THROUGH SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA
SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WITH A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATE TUE...MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT...
THEN PASS E OF THE AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE A HIGH PRES
RIDGE BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

$$

ANZ800-260315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
912 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-260315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
912 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION W 15 TO 25
KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S 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 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-260315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
912 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION W 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-260315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
912 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 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...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-260315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
912 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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