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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
406 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.

ANZ898-050800-
406 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE W AND NW TONIGHT INTO FRI...THEN PASS E THROUGH THE SRN
WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT BEFORE ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW SAT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT AS LOW PRES PASSES N OF THE AREA. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE REGION SUN. ANOTHER HIGH PRES
AREA WILL BUILD TO THE SW AND S OF THE REGION SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.
A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATER MON INTO MON
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL FOLLOW MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-050800-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
406 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

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

$$

ANZ805-050800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
406 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. 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...WINDS SHIFTING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...WINDS DIMINISHING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT...THEN 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
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-050800-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
406 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 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 9
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 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 BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 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
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-050800-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
406 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. 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
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 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 SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-050800-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
406 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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 5 TO 8
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 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 BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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