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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
321 AM EST SUN FEB 14 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.

ANZ898-142015-
321 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A TROUGH WILL MOVE SE ACROSS
THE WATERS THIS MORNING. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE
AREA TODAY...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND PASS E OF THE AREA
MON INTO MON NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC
COAST TUE...THEN PASS W AND NW OF THE COAST TUE NIGHT WHILE
DRAGGING A STRONG COLD FRONT OFFSHORE. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE AND
PASS NEAR THE SRN WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES
WILL DEVELOP SE OF THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT AS STRENGTHENING
HIGH PRES BUILDS E INTO THE REGION.

$$

ANZ800-142015-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
321 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY EARLY...THEN MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ805-142015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
321 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING THEN
BECOMING MODERATE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 23 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 19
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ900-142015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
321 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...
THEN...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. WIDESPREAD
SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING. MODERATE FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 24 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO
16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ810-142015-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
321 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 16 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY...THEN LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 23 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ815-142015-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
321 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS IN THE MORNING. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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