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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1043 AM EDT THU MAR 23 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.

ANZ898-240500-
1043 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NW TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN PASS
SE OF THE WATERS FRI. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SE
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT...THEN STALL JUST S OF THE
AREA SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT N OVER THE
WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT AS A WARM FRONT. LOW PRES WILL FORM
ALONG THE FRONT MON AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE
ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE
AREA MON.

$$

ANZ800-240500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1043 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-240500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1043 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-240500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1043 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-240500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1043 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 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...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-240500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1043 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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