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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1040 PM EDT THU APR 16 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.

ANZ898-180245-
1040 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES CENTERED JUST S OF
THE REGION WILL MOVE OFF TO THE SE TONIGHT AND FRI. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM
THE NW SUN...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS BY MON. LOW PRES IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE NE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST MON...THE CONTINUE NE
ACROSS THE WATERS LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-180245-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1040 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO E 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ805-180245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1040 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ900-180245-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1040 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ810-180245-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1040 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BUILDING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.

$$

ANZ815-180245-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1040 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING
4 TO 7 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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