New England Offshore Forecast


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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
931 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south 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.
ANZ898-170300-
931 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...High pressure will build E 
across the waters today, then will move E of the area tonight as
weak low pressure approaches from the S. The low will cross the 
western portion of waters Wed, and pass NE of the waters Wed 
night as another low forms to the S of the region. The low will 
intensify and pass SE and then E of the waters Thu into Thu night
as high pressure builds over the SE states. High pressure will 
pass S of the waters Fri through Sat night. A cold front will 
approach from the N later Sat and Sat night. 
$$
ANZ800-170300-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
931 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft, subsiding to 4 to 7 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
Chance of snow. Chance of rain. 
.WED...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft, building to 6 to 10 ft. Rain and chance of snow with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft, becoming 6 to 7 ft. Chance of rain and snow with 
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
$$
ANZ805-170300-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
931 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.WED...E winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming S to SW.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to
20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. 
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
$$
ANZ900-170300-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
931 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Rain.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
$$
ANZ810-170300-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
931 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...N to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas
6 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Chance of rain. 
.WED...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
$$
ANZ815-170300-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
931 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of snow early. Chance of rain. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance
of rain. Chance of snow. VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance
of snow. Light freezing spray. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
$$
.Forecaster Clark. Ocean Prediction Center.