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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 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.

ANZ815-060945-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
539 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING E
20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN AND A CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
519 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ820-060745-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
519 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

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