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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
258 AM EST FRI MAR 6 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.

ANZ898-062015-
258 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

$$

ANZ800-062015-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
258 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-062015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
258 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-062015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
258 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-062015-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
258 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

$$

ANZ815-062015-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
258 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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