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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
323 AM EST SUN MAR 1 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.

ANZ898-012045-
323 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE REGION WILL
MOVE SE OF THE AREA TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE OFFSHORE
WATERS TONIGHT. ASSOCIATED LOW PRES ON THE FRONT WILL INTENSIFY
NE OF THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER 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 THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-012045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
323 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW THIS MORNING...
THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
SNOW. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN TO S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT THEN BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-012045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
323 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SW THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 20
TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO NW 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY... THEN SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT THEN BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-012045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
323 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SW THEN INCREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-012045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
323 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT BECOMING SW AND INCREASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT THEN BECOMING S 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9
TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-012045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
323 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT BECOMING SW EARLY THEN
INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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