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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ820-300245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1038 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S
PORTION BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N
PORTION NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION NE WINDS
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
935 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

ANZ452>455-291445-
/O.CON.KPHI.GL.W.0031.160929T0800Z-160930T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
935 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM THURSDAY TO 2 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE ATLANTIC
  COASTAL WATERS.

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FEET.

* TIMING...THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE ONSET
  AND DURATION OF GALE-FORCE WINDS BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
  CURRENTLY FORECAST TO OCCUR LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY.

* OUTLOOK...GALE HEADLINES MAY NEED TO EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
935 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

ANZ450-451-291445-
/O.CON.KPHI.GL.W.0031.160929T0800Z-160930T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
935 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM THURSDAY TO 6 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW JERSEY ATLANTIC
  COASTAL WATERS.

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FEET.

* TIMING...THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE ONSET AND
  DURATION OF GALE-FORCE WINDS BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
  CURRENTLY FORECAST TO OCCUR LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY.

* OUTLOOK...GALE HEADLINES MAY NEED TO EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
935 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

ANZ430-431-291445-
/O.CON.KPHI.GL.W.0031.160929T0800Z-160930T0600Z/
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
935 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM THURSDAY TO 2 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...DELAWARE BAY.

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...2 TO 4 FEET.

* TIMING...THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE ONSET AND
  DURATION OF GALE-FORCE WINDS BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
  CURRENTLY FORECAST IN SURGES...THE FIRST GALE SURGE NEAR DAWN
  THURSDAY AND THEN MORE WIDESPREAD LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY
  FRIDAY.

* OUTLOOK...GALE HEADLINES MAY NEED TO EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
925 PM EDT WED SEP 28 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.

ANZ810-300130-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
925 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
925 PM EDT WED SEP 28 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.

ANZ815-300130-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
925 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
323 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GRADUALLY INCREASING EAST-NORTHEASTERLY FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS
INTO THURSDAY...

ANZ350-353-355-291000-
/O.CAN.KOKX.SC.Y.0083.000000T0000Z-160929T1000Z/
/O.UPG.KOKX.GL.A.0020.160929T1000Z-160930T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KOKX.GL.W.0026.160929T1000Z-160930T2200Z/
MORICHES INLET NY TO MONTAUK POINT NY OUT 20 NM-
FIRE ISLAND INLET NY TO MORICHES INLET NY OUT 20 NM-
SANDY HOOK NJ TO FIRE ISLAND INLET NY OUT 20 NM-
323 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO 6 PM EDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO 6 PM EDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 34 TO
47 KT ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE
CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT
IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE
SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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