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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
942 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

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.

ANZ898-300330-
942 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E
OVER THE NRN WATERS TODAY INTO TUE NIGHT...AS AREAS OF WEAK LOW
PRES PASS WELL S OF THE REGION ALONG A FRONTAL BOUNDARY. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE ERN WATERS WED...BEFORE ANOTHER
HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS E OVER THE AREA WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THU...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS THU
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD E OVER THE WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT...BEFORE ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE W FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-300330-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
942 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-300330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
942 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST
S.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-300330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
942 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-300330-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
942 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-300330-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
942 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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