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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
912 PM EST SAT DEC 20 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.

ANZ898-211500-
912 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN DRIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA
SUN NIGHT AND MON. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE N ALONG THE MID ATLC
COAST MON INTO TUE...THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE NEW JERSEY COAST TUE
NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE WATERS WED INTO WED
NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE AREA LATE WED
NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD NE TOWARD THE REGION
LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.


$$

ANZ800-211500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
912 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW
EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ805-211500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
912 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ900-211500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
912 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT.

$$

ANZ810-211500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
912 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ815-211500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
912 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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