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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1026 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

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.

ANZ898-240500-
1026 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N INTO
THE SE WATERS TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT WHILE A WEAK LOW TRACKS E
ALONG THE FRONT. A STRONG LOW WILL DEVELOP TO THE S OF THE WATERS
TONIGHT ALONG THE FRONT. THE FRONT SHOULD BECOME NEARLY
STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE SE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE
SEVERAL LOWS TRACK NE ALONG THE FRONT. LOW PRES AREA WILL DEVELOP
NEAR THE NRN MID ATLC COAST LATE THU...THEN MOVE NE ACROSS THE
REGION THU NIGHT AND FRI WHILE PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE WATERS. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE FRI AND
PASS SE OF WATERS FRI NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
TOWARDS THE COAST SAT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ800-240500-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1026 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT EXCEPT E PORTION SW EARLY. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.


$$

ANZ805-240500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
1026 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION S 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ900-240500-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN 68W AND THE HAGUE LINE-
1026 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING NE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.


$$

ANZ810-240500-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
1026 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ815-240500-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
1026 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.