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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
438 AM EDT THU MAY 25 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.

ANZ898-252130-
438 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE N
ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP NEAR
THE N MID ATLC COAST TODAY...TRACK NE NEAR THE SRN NEW ENGLAND
COAST TONIGHT...THEN PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI WHILE PULLING
A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W FRI NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY OFFSHORE SAT
THROUGH SUN...THEN SHIFT NE OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE S SUN NIGHT...THEN STALL S OF THE AREA
MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-252130-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
438 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-252130-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
438 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

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

$$

ANZ900-252130-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
438 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

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

$$

ANZ810-252130-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
438 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN
BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-252130-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
438 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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