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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
338 PM EST FRI DEC 19 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.

ANZ898-200900-
338 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E
TOWARD THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH AND SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OVER
THE WATERS SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE
OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST SUN NIGHT...DRIFT N OVER THE MID ATLC
WATERS NEAR THE COAST MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AS IT MOVES
ALONG THE NEW JERSEY COAST TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL
MOVE NE ACROSS THE REGION WED INTO WED NIGHT...AS A STRONG COLD
FRONT MOVES INTO THE AREA WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-200900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
338 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 19 FT.

$$

ANZ805-200900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
338 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ900-200900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
338 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.

$$

ANZ810-200900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
338 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ815-200900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
338 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

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

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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