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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
321 AM EST MON FEB 8 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.

ANZ898-082045-
321 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER
APPROACHING FROM THE S WILL PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW WILL PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK TUE...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE
NE TUE NIGHT. YET ANOTHER WEAKER LOW WILL TRACK E NEAR THE SRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER
WITH A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-082045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
321 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT...HIGHEST SE. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-082045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
321 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 11
TO 18 FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 25 FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST S.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-082045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
321 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 35 TO 50 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT...BUILDING TO 21 TO 27 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE AND INCREASING
TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-082045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
321 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12
TO 20 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 25 FT...HIGHEST SE. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S
PORTION BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-082045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
321 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION 40 TO 50 KT
EARLY. WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 18
FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 22 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
SE. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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