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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
911 PM EST WED MAR 4 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.

ANZ898-051500-
911 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W TONIGHT INTO FRI...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW SAT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT. A WEAK LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL PASS E OVER THE AREA SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE SUN INTO EARLY MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS LATER MON INTO MON NIGHT. A THIRD RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-051500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
911 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-051500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
911 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-051500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
911 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-051500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
911 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-051500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
911 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW
EARLY. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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