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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1023 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

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.

ANZ898-230230-
1023 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
pass E over the waters tonight through Tue. A warm front will
lift NE across the area Tue night into early Wed. Low pressure
will move E over the waters Wed, with an associated cold front
passing SE across the area. Another ridge will build E toward
the area Wed night, move SE across the waters Thu and Thu night,
then pass SE of the area early Fri. The ridge will persist S of
the area Fri through Sat night, as a few low pressure centers
pass just N and NE of the region.

$$

ANZ800-230230-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1023 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
1 to 3 ft. Chance of showers. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

$$

ANZ805-230230-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1023 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Showers and scattered TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Rain, then areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ900-230230-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1023 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TONIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog
and chance of showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ810-230230-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1023 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Showers and scattered TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Chance of showers and TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ815-230230-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1023 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
2 to 3 ft. Showers and TSTMs. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or
less.
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.



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