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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
925 PM EST SAT FEB 13 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.

ANZ898-141700-
925 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A TROUGH WILL MOVE SE ACROSS
THE WATERS TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE AREA
TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE SUN NIGHT AND PASS E OF THE
AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE MID
ATLC COAST TUE...THEN PASS W AND NW OF THE AREA TUE AND TUE NIGHT
WHILE DRAGGING A STRONG COLD FRONT OFFSHORE. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE NE AND PASS NEAR THE SRN WATERS WED INTO WED
NIGHT...AND THEN WILL STRENGTHEN E OF THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT
AS STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS E INTO THE REGION.

$$

ANZ800-141700-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
925 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WITH POCKETS OF SNOW AND
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY...THEN MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...WINDS BECOMIG W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ805-141700-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
925 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
WIDESPREAD SNOW EARLY. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ900-141700-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
925 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. WIDESPREAD
SNOW EARLY. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 13
TO 19 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ810-141700-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
925 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS EARLY...THEN LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ815-141700-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
925 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY EARLY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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