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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
428 AM 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.

ANZ898-212015-
428 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
build E across the waters today into tonight, then move off to
the E Tue. A weakening cold front will drift S into the Gulf of
Maine tonight, then dissipate Tue. A warm front will lift N into
the waters early Tue night, as a developing low moves E over the
Gulf of Maine. Another cold front will cross the area later Tue
night into Wed, as the low moves off to the E. A low pressure
trough will pass SE over the waters later Wed into Wed night,
followed by high pressure building E and SE over the area Thu.
The high will move off to the SE Thu night into early Fri.
Another low will pass just N of the area Fri, with a third low
approaching the waters from the NW Fri night.

$$

ANZ800-212015-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
428 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas building to 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ805-212015-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
428 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain. Areas of
fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ900-212015-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
428 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW less than 10
kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.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 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ810-212015-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
428 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

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

$$

ANZ815-212015-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
428 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

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

$$

.Forecaster Scovil. Ocean Prediction Center.



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