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FZNT21 KWBC 091458
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
958 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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.

ANZ898-100315-
958 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A DEVELOPING LOW WILL APPROACH
FROM THE S TODAY...PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK THIS EVENING...
THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. A WEAKER LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE
NRN MID ATLC COAST TUE NIGHT...THEN TRACK E NEAR THE SRN WATERS
WED. ANOTHER LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED NIGHT...PASS E
ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS THU...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E THU NIGHT.
A WEAKENING HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI. YET ANOTHER
LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT...INTENSIFY AND PASS E OF THE
WATERS SAT...THEN CONTINUE OFF TO THE NE SAT NIGHT WHILE STRONG
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

$$

ANZ800-100315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
958 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 20 FT.
$$

ANZ805-100315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
958 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
S.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT...
HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST
S.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.

$$

ANZ900-100315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
958 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
17 TO 22 FT.

$$

ANZ810-100315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
958 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO
18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

$$

ANZ815-100315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
958 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
S. SCATTERED SHOWERS. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$
.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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