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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
841 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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.

ANZ898-101600-
841 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS
E OF GEORGES BANK EARLY TONIGHT. A WEAKER LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE
NRN MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT...THEN TRACK NE NEAR THE SE WATERS
WED. ANOTHER LOW WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS WED
NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E THU INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI. YET ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT...INTENSIFY AND PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT...
THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SAT NIGHT INTO SUN WHILE STRONG HIGH
PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN MOVE TO
THE COAST SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-101600-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
841 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ805-101600-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
841 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-101600-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
841 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST S.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12
TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-101600-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
841 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ815-101600-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
841 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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