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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
928 AM EST THU FEB 11 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.

ANZ898-120245-
928 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER E OF THE
AREA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE E TODAY INTO TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A
SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE AREA. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI
NIGHT...PASS S AND 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. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE SUN NIGHT AND
PASS E OF THE AREA MON. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN LIFT N AND APPROACH
THE WATERS MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-120245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
928 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 14 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-120245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
928 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 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 NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-120245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
928 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 16 FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...
THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
14 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
16 TO 22 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 19 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-120245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
928 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ815-120245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
928 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 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 SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO W 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$
.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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