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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
325 PM EST FRI DEC 2 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.

ANZ898-030830-
325 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES OVER THE SRN
GULF OF SAINT LAWRENCE WILL DRIFT E TONIGHT THROUGH SAT
NIGHT...WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W LATE SUN AND
SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST NEAR THE COAST MON INTO TUE WHILE
ANOTHER LOW PASSES S OF THE WATERS. THE RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
LATER TUE INTO WED NIGHT...WHILE A THIRD STRONGER LOW PASSES WELL
S OF THE AREA.

$$

ANZ800-030830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
325 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-030830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
325 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-030830-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
325 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-030830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
325 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-030830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
325 PM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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