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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
941 AM EST FRI DEC 9 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.

ANZ898-100245-
941 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE W TODAY THROUGH SAT WHILE A SERIES OF
LOW PRES TROUGHS PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL REACH THE COAST SAT NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS NE
OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE INTO THE SW
PORTION LATE SUN NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON
WHILE A DEVELOPING LOW FORMS ON THE FRONT. THE INTENSIFYING LOW
PRES CENTER WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING A
COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TOWARDS THE COAST TUE...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-100245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
941 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-100245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
941 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-100245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
941 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10
TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-100245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
941 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-100245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
941 AM EST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THE BECOMING W TO NW
5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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