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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1022 AM EDT WED MAY 4 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.

ANZ898-050315-
1022 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER
THE WATERS WILL SHIFT N OF THE AREA TODAY. A SERIES OF LOW PRES
CENTERS WILL PASS NE NEAR GEORGES BANK TODAY INTO THU. ANOTHER
LOW WILL FORM NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST LATE THU...DRIFT NE TOWARDS
THE AREA THU NIGHT AND FRI...LIFT N ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT
INTO SAT WHILE WEAKENING...THEN DISSIPATE LATE SAT. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE REGION SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS E
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-050315-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1022 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ805-050315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1022 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
E. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ900-050315-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1022 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.

$$

ANZ810-050315-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1022 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ815-050315-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1022 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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