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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
330 PM 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.

ANZ898-030915-
330 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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

$$

ANZ800-030915-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
330 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ805-030915-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
330 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW AND BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 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 W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ900-030915-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
330 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 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
5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-030915-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
330 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.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 SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
EARLY. AREAS OF FOG. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO
NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 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 WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-030915-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
330 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT LATE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS AND
AREAS OF FOG EARLY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...BECOMING
N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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