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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

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.

ANZ898-300800-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL WEAKEN
AND MOVE E OF THE REGION TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN JUST E OF
THE WATERS SAT BEFORE MOVING OFF TO THE NE AND WEAKENING SUN.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT THEN WEAKEN
MON. LOW PRES IS EXPECTED MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN
NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN S OF THE AREA MON. A LARGE AREA OF HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN PASS SE OF
THE REGION TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-300800-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO N 35 TO 45
KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-300800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW
30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
EARLY...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT...
HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 35 TO 45
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN TO NW 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-300800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 13 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 20 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 35 TO 45
KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT THEN INCREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-300800-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S BY
MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY THEN CHANCE OF
SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT THEN INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-300800-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT THEN BECOMING N 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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