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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZNT21 KWBC

FZNT21 KWBC 280243
OFFNT1

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
943 PM EST MON FEB 27 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.

ANZ898-281515-
943 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND WEAKEN OVER THE GULF OF MAINE. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE
WATERS TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE
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 WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST SAT NIGHT.



ANZ800-281515-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
943 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING


TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS
SE.

TUE
WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST SE.

THU
WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.

FRI
NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.

SAT
NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.



ANZ805-281515-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
943 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING


TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST NE.

TUE
S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST S.

THU
WINDS BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST S.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST S.

FRI
WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST S.

FRI NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.



ANZ900-281515-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
943 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT


TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED
S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 13 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13
TO 17 FT.

THU
WINDS BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.

THU NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.

FRI
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 12 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11
TO 16 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.



ANZ810-281515-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
943 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE WARNING


TONIGHT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TUE
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.

THU
W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.

THU NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.

FRI
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.

SAT
NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST SE.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.



ANZ815-281515-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
943 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

TUE
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST SE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.

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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

FRI
W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST SE.

SAT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.



.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.