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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
340 PM 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.

ANZ898-110815-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS
JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK THIS EVENING. 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. HIGH PRES WILL MOVE
TO THE COAST LATE SUN NIGHT INTO MON...AND PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-110815-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AND
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW AND INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
19 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-110815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO NW 25 TO 35
KT EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT... HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 20
FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-110815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN...DIMINISHING TO W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST S.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 16 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 18
TO 22 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-110815-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
15 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-110815-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
340 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST
SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 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 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18
FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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