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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
341 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 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.

ANZ898-222045-
341 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES APPROACHING
FROM THE S WILL PASS JUST SE OF GEORGES BANK THIS MORNING...THEN
ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NE LATER TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
S OF THE WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH TUE
NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT NIGHT AND
SUN...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE AND DISSIPATE SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE.

$$

ANZ800-222045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
341 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-222045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
341 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING N TO NE...EXCEPT S
PORTION INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY. WIND THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ900-222045-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
341 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING N TO NE AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY. WINDS THEN
BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-222045-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
341 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ815-222045-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
341 AM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION 20 TO
30 KT EARLY. WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 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. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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