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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
930 PM EST SAT JAN 24 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.

ANZ898-251600-
930 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES JUST SE
OF CAPE COD WILL PASS NE OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO SUN. A COLD
FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN NIGHT...THEN SHIFT NE OF THE AREA MON.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST AND
APPROACH FROM THE S MON AND MON NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE TUE NIGHT INTO
WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS
THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-251600-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
930 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NE 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-251600-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
930 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO
50 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO
14 TO 24 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-251600-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
930 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO
15 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 24 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-251600-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
930 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NE 35 TO
50 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-251600-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
930 PM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 13 TO
22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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