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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 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.

ANZ898-060945-
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER WILL
INTENSIFY AND PASS NE ACROSS THE SE WATERS EARLY TONIGHT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER TONIGHT INTO FRI WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER
WEAKER LOW WILL DEVELOP SW OF THE AREA OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
TONIGHT...DRIFT NW TOWARDS THE DELMARVA PENINSULA FRI...THEN MOVE
INLAND AND WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. THE LOW WILL PUSH A
WEAKENING OCCLUDED FRONT INTO THE SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE
SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT WHILE AN ASSOCIATED LOW
STRENGTHENS NE OF THE AREA. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE MON AND THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT. A WEAK WARM
FRONT WILL MOVE N OVER THE SRN WATERS LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-060945-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN..BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT.
.MON...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-060945-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN
EARLY.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-060945-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT
EARLY...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. WINDS THEN BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT LATE. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT... BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT EARLY...HIGHEST SE. RAIN AND A
CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-060945-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-060945-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING E
20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN AND A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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