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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
320 AM EST TUE DEC 6 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.

ANZ898-062100-
320 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD OFFSHORE TODAY INTO WED NIGHT...WHILE A LOW PRES TRACKS NE
OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT AND THEN DRIFTS E AND WEAKENS WED
INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W THU.
LOW PRES WILL PASS JUST S OF THE AREA THU NIGHT AND WILL PULL THE
COLD FRONT ACROSS THE REGION LATE THU NIGHT AND FRI. STRONG HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT AS
A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS PASSES SE OVER THE AREA.

$$

ANZ800-062100-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
320 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-062100-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
320 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-062100-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
320 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-062100-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
320 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-062100-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
320 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...WINDS INCREASING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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