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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
501 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 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.

ANZ898-272000-
501 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES JUST SE OF NOVA
SCOTIA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE E TODAY. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
DRIFT SLOWLY OFFSHORE TODAY THROUGH SUN...THEN SHIFT E OF THE
WATERS SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SUN
NIGHT...THEN LIFT NE INTO THE WATERS MON INTO TUE. A LOW PRES
AREA WILL FORM ON THE FRONT NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST MON AND THEN
MOVE NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE
PULLING A WEAK COLD FRONT THROUGH THE SRN WATERS. A SERIES OF LOW
PRES TROUGHS WILL CROSS THE WATERS FROM THE W WED AND WED NIGHT.


$$

ANZ800-272000-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
501 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-272000-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
501 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BECOMING 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-272000-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
501 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-272000-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
501 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-272000-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
501 AM EDT SAT MAY 27 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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