Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT33 KWBC 291327
OFFN31

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
927 AM EDT SUN MAY 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

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

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.

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE
WATERS WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT LATE THIS
AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
MON...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE
WEAKENING. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD S INTO THE WATERS WED AND
WED NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN ACROSS THE AREA THU INTO THU
NIGHT.

GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

GEORGES BANK...FROM THE NORTHEAST CHANNEL TO THE GREAT SOUTH
CHANNEL INCLUDING WATERS EAST OF CAPE COD...TO THE HAGUE LINE

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION S WINDS
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND...FROM THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL TO HUDSON
CANYON INCLUDING THE WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND
NANTUCKET ISLAND...OUT TO 1000 FM

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.