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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
947 AM EST MON MAR 2 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.

ANZ898-030530-
947 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES E OF THE
AREA WILL MOVE NE TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS
OVER THE AREA TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TUE
NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT PUSHING SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD IN FROM THE W WED NIGHT INTO
FRI...AND THEN PASS S OF THE REGION LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS YET
ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

$$

ANZ800-030530-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
947 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT EARLY.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW AND BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-030530-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
947 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-030530-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
947 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING 8 TO 11
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-030530-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
947 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ815-030530-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
947 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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