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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

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.

ANZ898-220245-
1039 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL MOVE
NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE WATERS TUE. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SW WATERS TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE E
ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL CROSS THE AREA TUE NIGHT INTO WED. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR W PORTION LATE WED...THEN MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AS AN AREA OF LOW PRES PASSES JUST N
OF THE REGION. THE LOW PRES AREA WILL THEN DRIFT N OF THE AREA
THU. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS
THU THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-220245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1039 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT...HIGHEST
NE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION 30 TO 40 KT
EARLY...BECOMING S TO SW AND DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NE. CHANCE
OF RAIN EARLY. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...WINDS BACKING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ805-220245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1039 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT SW
PORTION DIMINISHING TO S 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT
BUILDING TO 11 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
10 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-220245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1039 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ810-220245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1039 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT LATE...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8
TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-220245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1039 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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