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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 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.

ANZ898-261515-
941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT NE OF THE AREA MON. A
DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST AND
APPROACH FROM THE S MON AND MON NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE 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 IN FROM THE W WED
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW PRES CENTER WITH A COLD FRONT WILL THEN PASS ACROSS THE WATERS
FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-261515-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE
40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 27 FT. SNOW WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ805-261515-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...INCREASING TO 45 TO 60 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT. RAIN...SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
15 TO 26 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11
FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-261515-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...INCREASING TO 40 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
16 TO 23 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 12 TO
18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SE
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ810-261515-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...
BUILDING TO 13 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 12 TO
21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-261515-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
941 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...
BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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