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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
450 PM EDT MON MAY 2 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.

ANZ898-030845-
450 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE OVER
THE WATERS THIS EVENING. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE
GULF OF MAINE THIS EVENING...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO
TUE WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. A
WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST LATE TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...THEN SHIFT N OF THE AREA WED. A SERIES OF LOW PRES CENTERS
WILL PASS NE NEAR GEORGES BANK TUE INTO FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL FORM
NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST LATE THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN WILL SLOWLY
APPROACH THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. THE LOW WILL MOVE N
THROUGH THE AREA SAT AND DISSIPATE SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-030845-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
450 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ805-030845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
450 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-030845-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
450 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-030845-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
450 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-030845-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
450 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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