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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
338 AM EST SUN DEC 11 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.

ANZ898-112030-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL MOVE E ACROSS
THE WATERS TODAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE INTO THE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO MON. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT OVER THE
GULF OF MAINE BY MON AFTERNOON. THE INTENSIFYING LOW WILL MOVE
OFF TO THE EAST LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING A STRONG
COLD FRONT SE OVER THE WATERS. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL PASS E OVER
THE WATERS TUE. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT INTO WED AS ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW PRES AREA PASSES
JUST S AND THEN SE OF THE REGION. STRONG ARCTIC HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD SLOWLY E TOWARD THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT AS A
SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS PASS SE OVER THE AREA.

$$

ANZ800-112030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 8 FT EARLY. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 20
FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ805-112030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO
20 FT.

$$

ANZ900-112030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN  BECOMING S TO SW
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 14
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 19 FT.

$$

ANZ810-112030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7
TO 12 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT...THEN S TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
13 TO 21 FT.

$$

ANZ815-112030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT
BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 20 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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