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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1017 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 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.

ANZ898-050230-
1017 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT N OF THE AREA WED. A
SERIES OF LOW PRES CENTERS WILL PASS NE NEAR GEORGES BANK TUE INTO
THU. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST LATE
THU...DRIFT NE TOWARDS THE AREA THU NIGHT AND FRI...LIFT N ACROSS
THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT WHILE WEAKENING...THEN DISSIPATE
LATE SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE REGION SAT
NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-050230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1017 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-050230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1017 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ900-050230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1017 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 5 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-050230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1017 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ815-050230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1017 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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