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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1035 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 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.

ANZ898-250345-
1035 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE OVER WATERS
TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING...THEN DISSIPATE N OF THE AREA
EARLY WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
TODAY...DRIFT N TOWARD THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN
MOVE OVER THE SW WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE THROUGH THE AREA WED NIGHT...AND PASS S OF THE WATERS THU.
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE THROUGH THE AREA FRI AND FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NW SAT...THEN
MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-250345-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1035 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-250345-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1035 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-250345-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1035 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-250345-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1035 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.


$$

ANZ815-250345-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1035 AM EDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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