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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 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.

ANZ898-052030-
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN STALL AND WEAKEN JUST
S OF THE AREA WED INTO WED NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
SE INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT..THEN PASS S OF THE
REGION LATE THU INTO THU NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP ACROSS
THE AREA THU NIGHT AND FRI...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE
WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH FROM
THE NW SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-052030-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...BECOMING W TO NW AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION
BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ805-052030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ900-052030-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ810-052030-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ815-052030-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
344 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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