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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
343 AM EST THU JAN 29 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.

ANZ898-292045-
343 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E
OVER THE WATERS TODAY...THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE E OF THE REGION TONIGHT.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT. THE STRENGTHENING LOW WILL THEN MOVE NE ACROSS NOVA SCOTIA
SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W.
ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE MID ATLC
COAST SUN NIGHT INTO MON...THEN STRENGTHEN AND MOVE NE PASSING S
OF THE OF THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-292045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
343 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT.. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8
FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ805-292045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
343 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S.. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NE 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ900-292045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
343 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...WINDS INCREASING TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12
TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NE 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ810-292045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
343 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 16 FT. .
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ815-292045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
343 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 20
TO 30 KT.. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NE
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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