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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
931 AM EST WED FEB 10 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.

ANZ898-110315-
931 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A DEVELOPING LOW S OF THE AREA
WILL PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK THIS AFTERNOON. ANOTHER LOW
WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE E THU INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE FRI. YET ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT...PASS
E OF THE WATERS AND INTENSIFY SAT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W. THE
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN MOVE TO THE COAST SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-110315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
931 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...
HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ805-110315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
931 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18
FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ900-110315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
931 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING NW AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-110315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
931 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ815-110315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
931 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...
HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$
.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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