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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
433 PM EDT FRI APR 29 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.

ANZ898-300900-
433 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...LOW PRES LOCATED ABOUT 230 NM
E OF CAPE CHARLES WILL MOVE E AND PASS S OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND
SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT AND SUN. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE
NE OFF THE DELMARVA PENINSULA SUN NIGHT...AND TRACK NE ACROSS THE
WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. THE LOW WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE
TOWARDS NEWFOUNDLAND LATE MON NIGHT AND TUE. ANOTHER HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL MOVE E OVER THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT...AND PASS E
OF THE AREA WED. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM
THE S WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-300900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
433 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE
EARLY...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1
TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...WINDS BACKING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ805-300900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
433 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SAT...NE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-300900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
433 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS S.
.SAT...NE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.MON...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO W
TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-300900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
433 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS S.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SE 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-300900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
433 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
RAIN EARLY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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