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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1004 AM 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.

ANZ898-210315-
1004 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES EXTENDING FROM
VIRGINIA NE TO QUEBEC TODAY...WILL DRIFT NE AND PASS N OF THE
WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH MON. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE N ALONG THE
MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT INTO TUE...AND DISSIPATE JUST OFF THE
NEW JERSEY COAST TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE
REGION WED INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND
CROSS THE SW WATERS WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-210315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1004 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S 35 TO 45 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ805-210315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1004 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ900-210315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1004 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ810-210315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1004 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT EARLY...THEN
SHIFTING TO W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17
FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ815-210315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1004 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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