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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1052 PM EDT Fri May 18 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.

ANZ898-200300-
1052 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A high pressure ridge will
pass SE over the waters tonight and Sat. A stationary front will
persist just S of the area tonight, then lift NE across the
waters as a warm front Sat and Sat night. 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. 

$$

ANZ800-200300-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1052 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT and SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt, then becoming
S to SW 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 4 to 8 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. 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.
.MON...Winds backing to W 10 to 20 kt, then becoming W to SW 5 to 15
kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3
to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.

$$

ANZ805-200300-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1052 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

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

$$

ANZ900-200300-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1052 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 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 N to NW 10 to 15
kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5
to 6 ft.
.TUE...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

ANZ810-200300-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1052 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

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

$$

ANZ815-200300-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1052 PM EDT Fri May 18 2018

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Chance of rain with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
7 ft. Chance of rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Areas
of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.SUN NIGHT...Winds veering to W to NW 10 to 20 kt, then becoming N
to NW. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...N winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then becoming variable 5
to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas subsiding to
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds increasing to E to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.