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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
339 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.

ANZ898-290900-
339 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A LARGE HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD E OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT AND THU...THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE E
OF THE REGION THU NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL SLOWLY MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. THE 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 OFF THE MID ATLC COAST MON...THEN STRENGTHEN SE OF THE
AREA MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-290900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
339 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S 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 BUILDING TO 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 DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-290900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
339 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO S TO SE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 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 SUBSIDING TO 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 NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-290900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
339 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 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...WINDS VEERING TO W 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...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO
14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS BECOMING 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.

$$

ANZ810-290900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
339 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S 10 TO 15 KT THEN BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 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...HIGHEST SE.
.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
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.

$$

ANZ815-290900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
339 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. 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 SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.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
10 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 PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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