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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
348 AM 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.

ANZ898-012045-
348 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT E OF THE AREA TODAY. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT NE INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT AND MON. A DEVELOPING LOW ON
THE WARM FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE NRN GULF OF MAINE LATE MON
INTO EARLY MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER MON NIGHT
INTO TUE WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS.
A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST TUE NIGHT AND
THEN WEAKEN WED. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH FROM THE S WED...
THEN TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER LOW
WILL THEN DEVELOP NEAR THE NRN MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-012045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
348 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO SE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-012045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
348 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST S.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION S
TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-012045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
348 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION
SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION
SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-012045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
348 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION
W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING S
TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ815-012045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
348 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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