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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ899-270245-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE
SLOWLY NE OVER THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN PASS E
OF THE AREA MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NE
WATERS TODAY...STALL ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN LIFT N
OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI. LOW PRES WILL PASS SE AND S OF
THE AREA THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT...MOVE NW THROUGH THE WATERS S OF
CAPE FEAR SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY DRIFT N ALONG THE
CAROLINA COAST SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-270245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-270245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-270245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-270245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-270245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-270245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-270245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-270245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-270245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...
HIGHEST S.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-270245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN...SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-270245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-270245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO E TO SE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...
HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...
HIGHEST NE.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ935-270245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1055 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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