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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1004 PM EST SAT FEB 6 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.

ANZ898-071615-
1004 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
WATERS WILL PASS E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SUN
NIGHT...PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE
LATE MON AND MON NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S MON NIGHT...PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK TUE...THEN MOVE
OFF TO THE NE LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES
TROUGHS WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE SW WATERS THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-071615-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1004 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ805-071615-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1004 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING NE 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE 35
TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT. SNOW AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 KT. SEAS 12
TO 20 FT.

$$

ANZ900-071615-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1004 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 23
FT. SNOW EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

$$

ANZ810-071615-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1004 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 10 FT... BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT.

$$

ANZ815-071615-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1004 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT. RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16
FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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