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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
947 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

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.

ANZ898-251545-
947 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W TONIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA THU AS
STRONG LOW PRES PASSES WELL TO THE N. A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD NE OVER THE REGION FRI AND SAT...THEN PASS S OF THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL AGAIN BUILD E OVER
THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-251545-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
947 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AND
INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT BY MIDNIGHT...HIGHEST SE. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS...THEN RAIN AND FOG ENDING LATE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-251545-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
947 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT BY MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E. RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS. RAIN AND FOG ENDING LATE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-251545-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
947 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 9
FT AROUND MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN AND ISOLATED TSTMS. PATCHY FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...DIMINISHING LATE.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN EARLY.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-251545-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
947 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...THEN W 25 TO 30
KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN AND ISOLATED
TSTMS...ENDING LATE. AREAS OF FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-251545-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
947 PM EST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT AROUND MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF RAIN. SCATTERED TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST E. RAIN AND
SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY. PATCHY FOG EARLY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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