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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1024 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 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.

ANZ898-030230-
1024 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
WATERS WILL SHIFT E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT
NE OVER THE WATERS MON. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS NE ACROSS
GEORGES BANK LATER MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO
TUE WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A
WEAK RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST LATE TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...THEN RECEDE N OF THE AREA WED. A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL
PASS NE NEAR GEORGES BANK TUE INTO FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM NEAR
THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT...THEN REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI
AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-030230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1024 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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

$$

ANZ805-030230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1024 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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

$$

ANZ900-030230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1024 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
EARLY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-030230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1024 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN EARLY.
AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-030230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1024 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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