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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
424 AM EDT WED MAY 24 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.

ANZ898-242100-
424 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL REMAIN
ACROSS THE NRN MID ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT.
LOW PRES ALONG THE FRONT S OF THE WATERS WILL MOVE NE NEAR
GEORGES BANK LATE TODAY. ANOTHER LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE NRN
MID ATLC COAST LATE TONIGHT INTO THU...THEN MOVE NE NEAR THE NEW
ENGLAND COAST THU NIGHT AND PASS ACROSS THE WATERS FRI WHILE
PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AND
THEN PASS E OF THE OFFSHORE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A WARM
FRONT WILL THEN MOVE INTO THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-242100-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
424 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-242100-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
424 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

$$

ANZ900-242100-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
424 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

$$

ANZ810-242100-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
424 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

$$

ANZ815-242100-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
424 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
TSTMS, SHOWERS AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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