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FZNT21 KWBC 151311
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
811 AM 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.

ANZ898-160315-
811 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE W TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT INTO MON...THEN PASS
SE OF THE AREA LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE OFFSHORE MON NIGHT...STALL ACROSS THE SRN WATERS LATE
TUE...THEN RETURN NE AS A WARM FRONT TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A
DEVELOPING LOW WITH A COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS WED
INTO WED NIGHT. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO THE E THU
INTO THU NIGHT WHILE A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

$$

ANZ800-160315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
811 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

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

$$

ANZ805-160315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
811 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

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

$$

ANZ900-160315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
811 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO E TO SE 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12
FT.
.THU...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-160315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
811 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

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

$$

ANZ815-160315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
811 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING
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 WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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