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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
918 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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.

ANZ898-250130-
918 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OFFSHORE S OF THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PERSIST SUN THROUGH THU
NIGHT WHILE GRADUALLY WEAKENING. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE COAST SUN NIGHT.
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE. A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL PASS WELL N OF THE WATERS TUE INTO THU.

$$

ANZ800-250130-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
918 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...
HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-250130-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
918 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS N.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS N.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS N.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS N.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ900-250130-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
918 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS N.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS N.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ810-250130-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
918 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-250130-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
918 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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