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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
ISSUED BY NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1058 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 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.

ANZ898-290215-
1058 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES E OF THE WATERS WILL
MOVE WELL E OF THE AREA BY THIS AFTERNOON...PULLING A WEAK COLD
FRONT ACROSS THE N PORTION THIS MORNING BEFORE BECOMING
STATIONARY OVER THE FAR S PORTION THIS AFTERNOON. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATER TODAY
TRACKING E ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY E OF THE
AREA WED INTO THU NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A SERIES
OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE
OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST FRI NIGHT...AND TRACK E JUST S OF THE
AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-290215-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1058 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-290215-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1058 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ900-290215-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1058 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ810-290215-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1058 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ815-290215-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1058 AM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER STRIPLING. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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