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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
809 AM EST SUN JAN 22 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.

ANZ898-230315-
809 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT PUSHING S
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WILL PASS S OF THE AREA TODAY. A STRONG
HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE N TODAY AND TONIGHT...
THEN SHIFT TO THE NE MON. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S
TONIGHT AND MON...THEN LIFT N INTO THE WATERS MON NIGHT. AN
ASSOCIATED STRONG LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE 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.

$$

ANZ800-230315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
809 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 14
FT...HIGHEST SW.CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13
TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ805-230315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
809 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 22 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-230315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
809 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
14 TO 18 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9
FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-230315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
809 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO
20 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 22 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-230315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
809 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO
22 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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