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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
423 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 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.

ANZ898-030900-
423 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT INTO SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT...DRIFT
SE OVER THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...AND THEN DISSIPATE JUST S
OF THE AREA WED. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD IN FROM
THE NW WED INTO WED NIGHT...AND PERSIST THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-030900-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
423 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ805-030900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
423 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ900-030900-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
423 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ810-030900-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
423 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
2 FT.

$$

ANZ815-030900-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
423 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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