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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
449 PM EDT THU MAY 21 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.

ANZ898-220915-
449 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH FROM THE S TONIGHT...MOVE SE OF GEORGES BANK FRI
MORNING...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NE LATER FRI. A COLD FRONT
WILL SWEEP SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S
OF THE WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH TUE NIGHT.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE AND DISSIPATE SUN NIGHT. LOW
PRES WILL PASS WELL N OF THE REGION TUE.

$$

ANZ800-220915-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
449 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...
HIGHEST N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO W 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.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.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ805-220915-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
449 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE PORTION...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT THEN DIMINISHING TO
NW 10 TO 20 KT. NW PORTION...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W
TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 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 W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ900-220915-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
449 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...WINDS INCREASING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ810-220915-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
449 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE AND INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-220915-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
449 PM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW. 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 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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