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Issued by National Weather Service (NWS)

                            
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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
955 PM 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.

ANZ898-171445-
955 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...High pressure will move E of 
the area tonight as a weak low pressure approaches from the S. 
The low will cross the western portion of waters Wed, then pass 
NE of the waters Wed night as another low forms to the S of the 
region. The low will intensify and pass SE 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 late Sat, move SE across the 
waters Sat night and Sun, then pass S of the area Sun night 
while weakening. 

$$

ANZ800-171445-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
955 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SE 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of snow early. Chance of rain. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
6 to 11 ft. 
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

ANZ805-171445-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
955 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED...E winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
Chance of rain. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Chance
of rain. 
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ900-171445-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
955 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.THU...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-171445-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
955 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. 
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Chance of rain. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-171445-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
955 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Light freezing
spray early. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.