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FZNT21 KWBC 281312
OFFNT1

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
812 AM EST TUE FEB 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.

ANZ898-010330-
812 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
DISSIPATE OVER THE NRN GULF OF MAINE TODAY. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TODAY...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS
TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO EARLY WED. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W
LATE WED...MOVE OFFSHORE WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA
THU. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL INTENSIFY NE OF THE AREA
THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS JUST S OF
THE WATERS FRI...THEN INTENSIFY E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT.
ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD IN FROM THE W SAT NIGHT.

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ANZ800-010330-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
812 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST SE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.

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ANZ805-010330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
812 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18
FT...HIGHEST SE.

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ANZ900-010330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
812 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 12 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
14 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.

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ANZ810-010330-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
812 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.

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ANZ815-010330-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
812 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
13 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

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.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.