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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1004 PM EST SUN DEC 21 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.

ANZ898-221500-
1004 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL DRIFT
NE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AND MON. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE N
ALONG THE MID ATLC COAST MON INTO TUE...THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE
NEW JERSEY COAST TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE
WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS
THE AREA THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD NE TOWARD THE REGION LATE
THU AND THU NIGHT...AND PASS E OVER THE WATERS FRI. THE RIDGE
WILL SHIFT E OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES THE COAST.

$$

ANZ800-221500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1004 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT LATE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ805-221500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1004 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ900-221500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1004 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ810-221500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1004 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-221500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1004 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.




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