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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
941 AM EST SUN DEC 28 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.

ANZ898-290300-
941 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT NW OF THE AREA
WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS TODAY...THEN PASS SE OF THE REGION
TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE NRN WATERS MON
INTO TUE NIGHT...AS TWO AREAS OF LOW PRES PASS S OF THE REGION
ALONG A FRONTAL BOUNDARY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH
THE ERN WATERS WED...BEFORE ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS E OVER
THE AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
COAST THU...THEN MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-290300-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
941 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ805-290300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
941 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-290300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
941 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ810-290300-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
941 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT. RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-290300-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
941 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
AREAS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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