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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
338 AM EST THU DEC 25 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.

ANZ898-252030-
338 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY AS STRONG LOW PRES MOVES FROM THE
GREAT LAKES INTO QUEBEC. 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 APPROACH THE WATERS SUN...THEN
CROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL AGAIN BUILD E OVER THE
WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-252030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
338 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT BY NOON. RAIN AND A CHANCE
OF TSTMS...ENDING LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-252030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
338 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 8
TO 12 FT BY NOON. RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS...TAPERING TO
SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-252030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
338 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT BY NOON. RAIN AND SCATTERED
TSTMS...TAPERING TO SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 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 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-252030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
338 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO
12 FT EARLY. RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS...ENDING LATE.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-252030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
338 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT EARLY. RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS...TAPERING
TO SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN ENDING LATE.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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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