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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
445 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

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.

ANZ898-240845-
445 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES NEAR GEORGES BANK
WILL MOVE NE OF THE AREA EARLY TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED FRONT
EXTENDS SW INTO THE NRN MID ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS AND SHOULD
BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW
PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT S OF THE WATERS TONIGHT AND
MOVE NE NEAR GEORGES BANK LATE WED. ANOTHER LOW WILL DEVELOP
NEAR THE NRN MID ATLC COAST LATE WED NIGHT INTO THU...THEN MOVE
NE NEAR THE NEW ENGLAND COAST THU NIGHT AND PASS ACROSS THE
WATERS FRI WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AND
THEN PASS E OF THE OFFSHORE SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S INTO
THE WATERS FRI NIGHT AND MOVE OVER THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.
A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE N TOWARDS THE SRN WATERS SUN AND STALL.
LOW PRES WILL MOVE E ALONG THE FRONT NEAR THE S WATERS SUN AND
SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-240845-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
445 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-240845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
445 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 10 FT.
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-240845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
445 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING N 5 TO 10
KT...THEN BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ810-240845-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
445 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-240845-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
445 PM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
15 KT...THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BECOMING 4
TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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