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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 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.

ANZ898-020245-
1038 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE
OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY EARLY TONIGHT...THEN
PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT BEFORE MOVING E OF THE
AREA WED WHILE INTENSIFYING. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E OVER THE AREA
LATE WED INTO THU...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS LATE THU. A WARM
FRONT WILL LIFT NE THROUGH THE WATERS LATE THU INTO THU NIGHT. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE W FRI...THEN
MOVE THROUGH THE REGION FRI NIGHT INTO SAT AS ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW PRES AREA PASSES JUST N OF THE WATERS. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE OVER THE REGION SUN...THEN STALL OVER THE SRN WATERS SUN
NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS NW OF THE AREA.

$$

ANZ800-020245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1038 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION
DIMINISHING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ805-020245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1038 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE...EXCEPT
FAR NW PORTION INCREASING TO N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT
BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S. WIDESPREAD RAIN MAINLY S PORTION.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19
FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NW 30 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION
DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-020245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1038 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST S. WIDESPREAD RAIN MAINLY S PORTION.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT. RAIN S PORTION EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
16 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
13 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-020245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1038 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION
DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-020245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1038 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S. WIDESPREAD
RAIN ENDING AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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