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Offshore Waters Forecast (New England)

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1050 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 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.

ANZ898-260245-
1050 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE 
ALONG THE COAST TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE 
WATERS LATER TONIGHT AND SAT...THEN STALL OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. THE STALLED FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS 
THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT AS A WARM FRONT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE 
E ALONG THE FRONT MON NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA TUE. A 
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT AND 
SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. 
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE SW LATE 
TUE...THEN MOVE NE OVER THE WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED. HIGH PRES 
BUILDS IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT. 

$$

ANZ800-260245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1050 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. 
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ805-260245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1050 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST 
S. 
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-260245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1050 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. 
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING 
TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-260245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1050 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF 
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. 
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO 
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 
FT. 
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

$$

ANZ815-260245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1050 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. 
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO 
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 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 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 
6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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Ocean Prediction Center
Mr. Darin Figurskey
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