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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
406 PM EST THU DEC 25 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.

ANZ898-260815-
406 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS E
OF THE WATERS BY THIS EVENING...AS STRONG LOW PRES MOVES NE ACROSS
QUEBEC. A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD NE OVER THE REGION
FRI THROUGH SAT...THEN PASS S OF THE WATERS SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS EARLY SUN...THEN CROSS THE
WATERS LATER SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL AGAIN
BUILD E OVER THE WATERS MON INTO TUE NIGHT...AS AN AREA OF LOW
PRES PASSES S OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-260815-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
406 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ805-260815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
406 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
LATE...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-260815-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
406 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-260815-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
406 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-260815-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
406 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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