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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
344 AM EDT THU MAY 7 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.

ANZ898-072015-
344 AM EDT THU MAY 7 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY...THEN SHIFT S OF THE AREA AND WEAKEN
TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT...
STALL FRI...THEN LIFT BACK NE AS A WARM FRONT FRI NIGHT INTO SAT.
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E OF THE AREA LATE FRI NIGHT AND SAT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE SE SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT...BECOME STATIONARY
MON...THEN RETURN BACK NE AS A WARM FRONT MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-072015-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
344 AM EDT THU MAY 7 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION SHIFTING TO
E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SW PORTION W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ805-072015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
344 AM EDT THU MAY 7 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-072015-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
344 AM EDT THU MAY 7 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.MON...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-072015-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
344 AM EDT THU MAY 7 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ815-072015-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
344 AM EDT THU MAY 7 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S INCREASING TO WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
SE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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