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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
328 PM EST SAT DEC 20 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.

ANZ898-210800-
328 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES EXTENDING FROM
VIRGINIA NE TO QUEBEC TONIGHT...WILL DRIFT NE AND PASS N OF THE
WATERS SUN THROUGH MON. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE N ALONG THE MID
ATLC COAST MON INTO TUE...AND DISSIPATE JUST OFF THE NEW JERSEY
COAST TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE REGION WED
INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND CROSS THE SW
WATERS WED NIGHT...AND THE REMAINDER OF THE WATERS EARLY THU. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD NE TOWARD THE REGION LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.


$$

ANZ800-210800-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
328 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW EARLY...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...THEN BECOMING
S 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT LATE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 11 FT LATE.

$$

ANZ805-210800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
328 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
13 TO 17 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT LATE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT BECOMING
9 TO 13 FT LATE.

$$

ANZ900-210800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
328 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ810-210800-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
328 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W AND DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ815-210800-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
328 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...THEN
SHIFTING TO W 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18
FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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