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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1053 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.

ANZ898-280300-
1053 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WARM FRONT EXTENDING SW TO
NE ACROSS THE GULF OF MAINE WILL STALL...THEN PUSH SE AS A COLD
FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS LATER TONIGHT AND FRI. LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT AND PASS SE OF GEORGES BANK FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT WHILE INTENSIFYING. A SECOND LOW WILL DEVELOP S OF THE AREA
SAT NIGHT AND MOVE E SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL QUICKLY PASS ACROSS THE REGION TUE...AS ANOTHER AREA OF
LOW PRES APPROACHES THE NE COAST TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-280300-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1053 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...SHIFTING TO N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO NE 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-280300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1053 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG. WIDESPREAD RAIN. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-280300-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1053 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 35 KT BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND WIDESPREAD RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND RAIN EARLY. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-280300-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1053 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-280300-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1053 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT SHIFTING TO N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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