064  
FZNT21 KWBC 232055  
OFFNT1  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
455 PM 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.  
 
ANZ898-240845-  
455 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS
 
A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL  
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 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. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE ALONG THE FRONT MON NIGHT AND  
DISSIPATE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE  
SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA MON AND MON  
NIGHT. LOW PRES AND A ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE  
AREA FROM THE W LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT.  
 

 
 
ANZ800-240845-  
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-  
455 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017  
   
TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT
 
BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.    
FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
 
BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
MON
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ805-240845-  
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-  
455 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017  
   
TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT
 
BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 9 FT.    
SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
 
THEN 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 SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
TUE
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ900-240845-  
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-  
455 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017  
   
TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
 
THEN BECOMING S TO SW  
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
 
BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS  
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.    
SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
 
THEN BECOMING N 10  
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
SUN
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT
 
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
3 TO 5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8  
FT.   
TUE
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ810-240845-  
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK  
POINT TO 1000 FM-  
455 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017  
   
TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT
 
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN  
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9  
FT.   
SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT
 
BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO  
9 FT.    
SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
SUN
 
E WINDS 15 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 5 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO  
5 FT.    
TUE
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
ANZ815-240845-  
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO  
1000 FM-  
455 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017  
   
TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
 
 
THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.    
FRI
 
S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3  
TO 6 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.    
SAT
 
WINDS BECOMING W AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20  
KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING  
TO 4 TO 6 FT.   
SAT NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 10 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 10 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO  
4 FT.    
MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT
 
BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.    
TUE...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT
 
BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 6  
FT.   
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
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