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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
940 PM EST SUN DEC 28 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.

ANZ898-291615-
940 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT OVER THE SRN
WATERS WILL PASS SE OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD E OVER THE NRN WATERS MON INTO TUE NIGHT...AS TWO AREAS OF
LOW PRES PASS WELL S OF THE REGION ALONG A FRONTAL BOUNDARY.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE ERN WATERS
WED...BEFORE ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS E OVER THE AREA LATER
WED INTO WED NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST
THU...THEN MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. HIGH
PRES WILL THEN BUILD E OVER THE WATERS LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-291615-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
940 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-291615-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
940 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-291615-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
940 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-291615-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
940 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-291615-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
940 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO N TO NW 15 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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