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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
913 PM EST TUE DEC 16 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.

ANZ898-171430-
913 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES WILL FORM NEAR LONG
ISLAND TONIGHT...TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT
WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN PASS NE OVER NOVA SCOTIA THU AND THU
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL MOVE E TOWARD THE AREA FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT...BUILD OVER THE WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF
THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL FORM OFF
THE CAROLINA COAST SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE NE AND PASS SE OF GEORGES
BANK SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-171430-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
913 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ805-171430-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
913 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-171430-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
913 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-171430-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
913 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-171430-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
913 PM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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