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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
917 AM EST SAT FEB 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.

ANZ898-070330-
917 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TODAY...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE
S SUN NIGHT...PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE MON NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE S MON
NIGHT...PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK TUE...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED
...FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER LOW WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-070330-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
917 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ805-070330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
917 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO E TO NE 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
E. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20
FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

$$

ANZ900-070330-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
917 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE
35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 13 TO
21 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
13 TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

$$

ANZ810-070330-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
917 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20
FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

$$

ANZ815-070330-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
917 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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