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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
930 PM EST WED JAN 28 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.

ANZ898-291715-
930 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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

$$

ANZ800-291715-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
930 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-291715-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
930 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-291715-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
930 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-291715-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
930 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.

$$

ANZ815-291715-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
930 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 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 N
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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