Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT21 KWBC 020209
OFFNT1

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
909 PM EST SUN FEB 1 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.

ANZ898-021545-
909 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES CENTERED OVER
NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE NEAR THE COAST WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE SW EARLY MON...PASS NE
ACROSS THE WATERS LATER MON...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NE MON
NIGHT INTO TUE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W TUE...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE E TOWARDS THE REGION WED...TURN NE AND PASS JUST N
OF THE AREA WED NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE THU. THE LOW WILL
PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO EARLY
THU. A THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W LATER THU AND THU
NIGHT...THEN MOVE E OVER THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-021545-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
909 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS EARLY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-021545-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
909 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO
11 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-021545-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
909 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND CHANCE
OF SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 16 TO 24 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 19 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-021545-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
909 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
11 TO 19 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-021545-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
909 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 17 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.