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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
353 PM 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.

ANZ898-090800-
353 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES JUST SE OF
GEORGES BANK WILL 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 INTO SAT WHILE STRENGTHENING. STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD E FROM THE GREAT LAKES TOWARD THE COAST SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-090800-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
353 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 17 TO 27 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 19 FT...HIGHEST SE.
SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ805-090800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
353 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 21 TO 28 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT. SNOW AND CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST S.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.  CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU...W WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ900-090800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
353 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W TO NW AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 23 TO 30 FT...SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 21 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AND INCREASING TO
35 TO 45 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14
FT.

$$

ANZ810-090800-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
353 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 15 TO 28 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ815-090800-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
353 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 23 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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