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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
321 PM EST SAT DEC 27 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.

ANZ898-280800-
321 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
AREA WILL PASS E OF THE REGION TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS
THE WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER 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 INTO WED NIGHT...AS
A THIRD HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS E OVER THE AREA. A THIRD COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST THU AND MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS THU
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-280800-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
321 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY...THEN...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
LATE.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ805-280800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
321 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. 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 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-280800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
321 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ810-280800-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
321 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 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 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-280800-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
321 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY...THEN...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 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 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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