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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
347 PM EST TUE DEC 6 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.

ANZ898-070815-
347 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...WHILE LOW PRES TRACKS NE
OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT AND THEN DRIFTS E AND WEAKENS WED
INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W THU.
LOW PRES WILL PASS N OF THE AREA THU NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE COLD
FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD
THE WATERS FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT AS A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS
PASSES SE OVER THE AREA. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E ACROSS
THE WATERS SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT AS A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE COAST.

$$

ANZ800-070815-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
347 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-070815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
347 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY...
THEN...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-070815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
347 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...INCREASING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-070815-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
347 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO E 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-070815-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
347 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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