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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
929 PM 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.

ANZ898-060130-
929 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N INTO
THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT. A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH
FROM THE S LATE THU AFTERNOON...PASS NE ACROSS THE WATERS THU
NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE FRI. ANOTHER WEAKER LOW WILL
APPROACH FROM THE S LATE FRI...THEN PASS NW ACROSS THE SW WATERS
FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE SUN...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.
A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-060130-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
929 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING
S 30 TO 40 KT EARLY. WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT THROUGHOUT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE. RAIN. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-060130-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
929 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION BECOMING
S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-060130-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
929 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
AREAS OF FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FT...HIGHEST SE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ810-060130-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
929 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION SE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION S 25 TO
35 KT EARLY. WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST FAR SE. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ815-060130-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
929 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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