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MARINE WEATHER DISCUSSION FOR N ATLANTIC OCEAN
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
355 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.FORECAST DISCUSSION: MAJOR FEATURES/WINDS/SEAS/SIGNIFICANT
.WEATHER FOR THE NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN W OF 50W FROM 30N TO 50N.

THE IR SAT IMG NOW HAS MOST OF THE CONV E OF THE WTRS WITH LGTHNG
JUST BEHIND THE FRNTL BNDRY. AT 06Z LOW PRES 964 MB JUST N OF THE
MAINE WTRS HAS CLD FRNT STRCTCHNG SW PASSING E OF THE OF THE
REGION. HGH PRES 1027 MB NR 41N41W MAINTAINNS A RIDGE E OF THE CLD
FRNT. INLAND LOW PRES 985 MB OVR CANADA HAS A CLD FRNT ACRS THE
GRT LAKES. THE PRES GRDNT IS VERY TIGHT OVR THE REGION AND THE MAX
OBS WINDS ARE IN THE GALE FORCE RANGE WITH HGHST WINDS OVR THE NE
PARTS. THE LATST ASCAT PASS AT 0137ZZ HAD STORM FORCE WINDS OVR
THE ERN PARTS OF THE BALT CNYN. BUOY 44024 NE CHANNEL HAS WINDS TO
35 KT AND SEAS REACHING 26 FT.

THE ENERGY ASCCTD WITH A DEEP TROF OVR THE REGION HAS JUST
SHIFTED E OF THE REGION. ANOTHER BUNCH OF ENRGY CURRNTL OVR THE
SRN STATES WILL REACH THE WTRS AND STRENGTHEN A LOW PRES THAT WILL
DVLP AND APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE SW. THE PRES GRDNT WILL
BECOME VERY TIGHT AGAIN AND GENERATE STORM FORCE WINDS.

THE GLBL MDLS HV INITIALIZED FAIRLY WELL AND THY ARE IN AGRMNT ON
THE PUSHING THE LOW PRES NE TO SE GREENLAND WITHIN THE NEXT 24
HRS. THE PRES GRDNT WILL RELAX FOR A BRIEF PRD BUT WILL BE
ENHANCED BY THE LOW PRES PRES ABOUT MON NIGHT ONWARDS. WILL RETAIN
THE WRNGS AS IN THE PREVIOUS FRCST.

.SEAS...THE HGST SEAS ARE OVR THE ERN PARTS OF THE CNTRL WTRS
WITH 26 FT PEAK AND ELSEWHERE THE RANGE IS BTWN 10 AND 25 FT. THE
LATST JASON PASS NR THE REGION AT 0630Z HAD 34 FT SEAS JUST E OF
THE BALT CNYN WTRS. THE NWW3 MULTI GRID IS UNDERDONE WITH THE PEAK
VALUES THO IT DEPICTS A VERY SIMILAR PATTERN TO THAT OF THE OBSVD
SEAS.

.EXTRATROPICAL STORM SURGE GUIDANCE...ESTOFS HAS POS SURGE OVR THE
WTRS S OF LONG IS FROM MON IN THE 2-3 FT RANGE.

.WARNINGS...PRELIMINARY.

.NT1 NEW ENGLAND WATERS...
.ANZ800...GULF OF MAINE...
GALE MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE INTO WED.
.ANZ805...GEORGES BANK WEST OF 68W...
STORM MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
.ANZ900...GEORGES BANK EAST OF 68W...
GALE MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE WED.
.ANZ810...SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...
STORM MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
.ANZ815...SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND...
GALE MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT.

.NT2 MID ATLC WATERS...
.ANZ820...HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON...
GALE MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE.
.ANZ915...HUDSON CANYON TO THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL...
STORM MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
.ANZ920...BALTIMORE CANYON TO THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL...
GALE MON.
STORM MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT.
.ANZ905...THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL TO THE HAGUE LINE...
GALE EARLY TODAY.
GALE MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT.
.ANZ910...EAST OF THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND SOUTH OF 39N...
GALE MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
.ANZ825...INNER WATERS FROM BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT...
GALE MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE.
.ANZ828...INNER WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT...
GALE MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE.
.ANZ925...OUTER WATERS FROM BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON...
GALE MON INTO MON NIGHT.
STORM POSSIBLE TUE.
.ANZ830...INNER WATERS FROM CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS...
GALE MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE.
.ANZ833...INNER WATERS FROM CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR...
GALE POSSIBLE TUE.
.ANZ930...OUTER WATERS FROM HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR...
GALE MON INTO MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
.ANZ835...INNER WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR TO 31N...
GALE MON INTO MON NIGHT.
.ANZ935...OUTER WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR TO 31N...
GALE MON INTO MON NIGHT.
GALE POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT.

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.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.