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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1024 PM EDT MON MAY 22 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.

ANZ898-240230-
1024 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE JUST E OF
THE WATERS WILL MOVE E TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S TONIGHT...THEN LIFT N INTO THE SE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT
WHILE A WEAK LOW TRACKS E ALONG THE FRONT. THE FRONT WILL BECOME
NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE SE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT
WHILE ANOTHER WEAK LOW TRACKS NE ALONG THE FRONT. A LOW PRES AREA
WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE NRN MID ATLC COAST LATE THU... THEN MOVE NE
ACROSS THE REGION THU NIGHT AND FRI WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD
FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS SAT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST SAT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-240230-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1024 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

$$

ANZ805-240230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1024 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ900-240230-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1024 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

$$

ANZ810-240230-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1024 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

$$

ANZ815-240230-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1024 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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