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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
253 AM EST SAT DEC 3 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.

ANZ898-032030-
253 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER S OF
NEWFOUNDLAND WILL DRIFT SE TODAY INTO TONIGHT...WHILE PULLING A
LOW PRES TROUGH SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE W SUN...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON INTO
MON NIGHT WHILE A DEVELOPING LOW PASSES S OF THE WATERS. ANOTHER
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN SLOWLY BUILD OFFSHORE TUE INTO WED
NIGHT...WHILE ANOTHER LOW PASSES S OF THE AREA TUE NIGHT INTO WED.

$$

ANZ800-032030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
253 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ805-032030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
253 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ900-032030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
253 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ810-032030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
253 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-032030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
253 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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