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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
821 AM EST FRI FEB 27 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.

ANZ898-280400-
821 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
PERSIST JUST N OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...DRIFT S ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE AREA SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT AND PASS
SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON. ASSOCIATED LOW PRES ON THE FRONT WILL
INTENSIFY NE OF THE WATERS LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE
TUE...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN
LIFT NE INTO THE WATERS LATE TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-280400-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
821 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-280400-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
821 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST S.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-280400-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
821 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...BECOMING 7
TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-280400-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
821 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-280400-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
821 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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