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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
305 PM EST SUN JAN 25 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.

ANZ898-260845-
305 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT NE OF THE AREA MON. A
DEVELOPING LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST AND
APPROACH FROM THE S MON AND MON NIGHT...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE WED INTO WED NIGHT
WHILE WEAKENING AND PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE ACROSS
THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT...
THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE THU INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW PRES
CENTER WITH A COLD FRONT WILL THEN PASS ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO
FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-260845-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
305 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
NE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO NE 40 TO 55 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 27 FT.
SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 45 KT...EXCEPT SE
PORTION BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING E 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ805-260845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
305 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO E 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 60 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
BECOMING S TO SE 35 TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO
26 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO
17 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-260845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
305 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO E
20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 16 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 16
TO 23 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 18 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ810-260845-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
305 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10
TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO E 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 12 TO
21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SE 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ815-260845-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
305 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 45 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 14 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
8 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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