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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1107 AM EDT Sun May 20 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.

ANZ898-210215-
1107 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR NEW ENGLAND WATERS...A cold front will approach 
from the NW today, then pass SE across the area tonight. A high 
pressure ridge will build E across the waters Mon into Mon night,
as a weakening cold front drifts S into the Gulf of Maine by 
late Mon night. The front will dissipate Tue as the high moves 
off to the E of the waters. The next cold front will approach 
from the NW Tue night, then pass SE over the waters Wed. The 
front will move S of the waters Wed night as the next ridge 
builds E into the area. The ridge will move off to the E and SE 
of the waters Thu into Thu night as yet another cold front 
approaches the region from the W and NW. 

$$

ANZ800-210215-
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line-
1107 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Rain and areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to
8 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...Winds becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.


$$

ANZ805-210215-
Georges Bank between Cape Cod and 68W north of 1000 fm-
1107 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Showers, TSTMs
and fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog. Scattered showers. VSBY 1 NM or
less. 
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...Winds becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to
15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

ANZ900-210215-
Georges Bank between 68W and the Hague Line-
1107 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. Chance of showers and TSTMs. VSBY 1 
nm or less. 
.MON...N winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then becoming W to NW 
10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N less than
10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED...Winds becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 

$$

ANZ810-210215-
South of New England between the Great South Channel and Montauk
Point to 1000 fm-
1107 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs. Areas of fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to
15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Chance of showers, fog and TSTMs with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...Winds becoming S to SE 5 to 10 kt. Seas becoming 3 
to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt, then W to SW. 
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

$$

ANZ815-210215-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
1107 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Showers, TSTMs
and fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of showers, fog and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm
or less. 
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
showers and a slight chance of TSTMs. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Winds becoming S to SE 10 to 15 kt, then SW. Seas 3
to 4 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.