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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
923 AM EDT FRI APR 17 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.

ANZ898-180400-
923 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT...THEN BECOME STATIONARY
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES ON THE FRONT WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE SAT...THEN INTENSIFY AS IT PASSES E OF THE WATERS SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN...THEN
MOVE E OF THE WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT INTO MON. LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST LATE MON...MOVE NE INTO THE SW WATERS
MON NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE REGION TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.

$$

ANZ800-180400-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
923 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E. RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...HIGHEST SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT SW PORTION DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.

$$

ANZ805-180400-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
923 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ900-180400-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
923 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ810-180400-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
923 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ815-180400-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
923 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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