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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1006 AM EST THU DEC 8 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.

ANZ898-090315-
1006 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES AND AN ASSOCIATED STRONG
COLD FRONT SE OF THE AREA WILL CONTINUE MOVING OFF TO THE SE TODAY
AND TONIGHT. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM
THE W FRI THROUGH SAT WHILE A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL REACH THE COAST SAT
NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN... THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT
INTO MON WHILE A WARM FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE S. THE FRONT WILL
THEN STALL JUST S OF THE AREA MON NIGHT WHILE A DEVELOPING LOW
PASSES E ALONG THE FRONT.

$$

ANZ800-090315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1006 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FT.
.MON...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ805-090315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1006 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ900-090315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1006 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-090315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1006 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...WINDS SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ815-090315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1006 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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