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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
426 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 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.

ANZ898-262215-
426 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
S OF THE WATERS THROUGH SAT NIGHT. AREAS OF LOW PRES WILL PASS N
OF THE WATERS TODAY AND WED. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW THU...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE GULF OF MAINE THU NIGHT. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE COAST SAT...THEN
MOVE OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-262215-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
426 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS ENDING. AREAS OF FOG WITH WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT SHIFTING TO NE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-262215-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
426 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-262215-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
426 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-262215-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
426 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINIHSING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-262215-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
426 AM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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