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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1019 PM EDT Tue May 22 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.

ANZ898-240230-
1019 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A warm front will lift N into
the southern waters tonight as low pressure moves E from the New
England into the northern waters. The low will intensify and move
E away from the region Wed, with an associated cold front moving
SE over the waters, followed by a low pressure trough or
secondary cold front Wed night. High pressure will build E over
the southern waters Thu as low pressure moves E and SE over SE
Canada. A series of lows will pass N and NE of the waters Thu
night into Sat as high pressure slowly drifts SE away from the
region. A cold front will drift S over the waters later Sat into
Sun night.

$$

ANZ800-240230-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1019 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of rain, then scattered showers. Patchy
fog. VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...Winds becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Chance of
showers and TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...Winds becoming NE 10 to 20 kt, then diminishing to
5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8
ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN and SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ805-240230-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1019 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and isolated TSTMs. VSBY 1 nm
or less.
.WED...Winds becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...Winds becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt, then E to NE.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ900-240230-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1019 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. Chance of showers.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Chance of showers and TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.WED NIGHT...Winds becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt, then NE. Seas 3
to 5 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming S 10 to 20 kt, then SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ810-240230-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1019 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then
becoming W to SW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain early, then showers and
scattered TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...Winds becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 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
4 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. Slight chance of
showers.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

ANZ815-240230-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1019 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 2 to 3 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 2 to 4 ft.
Chance of showers, fog and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Collins. Ocean Prediction Center.


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