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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
349 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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.

ANZ898-062045-
349 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER NEAR
SW NOVA SCOTIA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER LOW OFF THE MID ATLC COAST WILL DRIFT NW TOWARDS THE
DELMARVA PENINSULA TODAY...THEN MOVE INLAND AND WEAKEN TONIGHT
INTO SAT. THE LOW WILL PUSH A WEAKENING OCCLUDED FRONT INTO THE
SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW SAT NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT WHILE AN ASSOCIATED LOW STRENGTHENS NE OF THE AREA. A WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN
DRIFT OFFSHORE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL THEN LIFT NE
INTO THE WATERS TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-062045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
349 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO E TO NE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-062045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
349 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ900-062045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
349 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY...
THEN DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ810-062045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
349 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-062045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
349 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO E 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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