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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 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.

ANZ898-252100-
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES JUST SE
OF CAPE COD WILL PASS NE OF THE AREA...AS A COLD FRONT PASSES SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT NE OF THE AREA MON. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST AND APPROACH FROM
THE S MON AND MON NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT
WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT...THEN DRIFT
OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-252100-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NE 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING NW 40 TO 50 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 18 FT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-252100-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT...THEN
BUILDING TO 14 TO 24 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24
FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 18 FT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-252100-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO NE 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...BUILDING
TO 15 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO SW 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 TO 24 FT.
.WED...W WINDS BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 20 FT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-252100-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 KT...THEN BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING
TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-252100-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20
TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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