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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
900 PM EST SAT JAN 31 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.

ANZ898-011445-
900 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG LOW CENTERED S OF
NOVA SCOTIA WILL MOVE SLOWLY OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO SUN. A
WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST SUN...THEN PASS NE
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH
FROM THE W SUN NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON
NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W TUE...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W WED...MOVE
OFFSHORE WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OVER THE WATERS THU. A THIRD
RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-011445-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
900 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
CHANCE OF SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 35 TO
50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ805-011445-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
900 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
9 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
12 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ900-011445-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
900 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ810-011445-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
900 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO
11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ815-011445-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
900 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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