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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
418 PM EDT Wed May 18 2022

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south 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.

ANZ898-190815-
418 PM EDT Wed May 18 2022

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A low pressure trough will
pass across the waters this evening. A high pressure ridge will
move E over the waters later tonight into early Thu. The ridge
will pass E of the area later Thu. A warm front will lift N
across the area later Thu into Thu night as low pressure tracks E
across the waters. The low will pass E of the waters later Thu
night into early Fri and pull a weak cold front E and SE of the
area. Weak high pressure will briefly build E over the area Fri
into Fri night, then pass E of the region by Sat. Another warm
front will move across the waters from the SW by Sat night.
Another cold front will approach the coast Sun, then move
offshore Sun night. The front will pass across the area Mon, then
stall just S of the region Mon night.

$$

ANZ800-190815-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
418 PM EDT Wed May 18 2022

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE less than
10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.
Scattered tstms.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ805-190815-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 FM-
418 PM EDT Wed May 18 2022

.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt, then,
becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers, then rain likely.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of showers with vsby 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ900-190815-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
418 PM EDT Wed May 18 2022

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers. Scattered tstms.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ810-190815-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 FM-
418 PM EDT Wed May 18 2022

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers. Scattered tstms.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ815-190815-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 FM-
418 PM EDT Wed May 18 2022

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers.
.THU...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.


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