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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
424 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south 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.

ANZ898-192030-
424 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
pass SE over the waters today. A stationary front just S of the
area will lift NE across the waters as a warm front today and 
tonight. A cold front will pass SE across the area Sun into Sun 
night. Another ridge will build E across the waters Mon and Mon 
night, then pass E of the area Tue. Another cold front will 
approach the area Tue night, then pass SE over the waters Wed. A 
third ridge will build E into the area Wed night. 

$$

ANZ800-192030-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
424 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt, then becoming SW
20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 3 to 6 ft. Chance of rain and areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds diminishing to N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9
ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...Winds backing to W 10 to 20 kt, then becoming SW. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds increasing to N to NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ805-192030-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
424 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...Winds increasing to S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Chance of rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...NE winds diminishing to less than 10 kt, then becoming W to
SW. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W 5
to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds increasing to N to NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ900-192030-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
424 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. Chance of rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft. Chance of
rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20
kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm
or less.
.MON...Winds diminishing to N 5 to 10 kt, then becoming W to NW 5 to
15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...Winds becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds increasing to N to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 5 to 8 ft.

$$

ANZ810-192030-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
424 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4
to 6 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...Winds increasing to S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas subsiding to 4 to
6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas subsiding to
3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5
ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 4 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ815-192030-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
424 AM EDT Sat May 19 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of rain.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...Winds becoming S 15 to 20 kt, then becoming SW 20 to 
25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of rain and areas of fog with VSBY 
1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 4
ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.