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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
306 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

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.

ANZ898-280845-
306 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER NEAR
42N 68W WILL PASS NE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE OFF TO
THE NE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING AND PULLING A SERIES OF
LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD TO THE COAST WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU
INTO THU NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A DEVELOPING LOW WITH A COLD FRONT
WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. THE STRONG LOW
WILL THEN MOVE NE OF THE AREA SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE STRONG
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT WHILE ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW APPROACHES THE N MID ATLC COAST.

$$

ANZ800-280845-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
306 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION E TO
SE 30 TO 40 KT EARLY. WINDS BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT THROUGHOUT
LATE. SEAS 19 TO 31 FT...SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 21 FT LATE. RAIN AND
SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO S 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING
W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW THROUGHOUT AND INCREASING TO 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 14 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
S 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-280845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
306 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 30 TO
40 KT LATE. SEAS 20 TO 30 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 20 FT LATE.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO S 10 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
LATE.

$$

ANZ900-280845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
306 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING W 35 TO 45 KT
LATE. SEAS 20 TO 26 FT...SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 21 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO
20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FT LATE.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 8 FT LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-280845-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
306 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 23 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 15 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 16 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE.

$$

ANZ815-280845-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
306 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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