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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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.

ANZ899-300315-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ORIENTED NE TO
SW ACROSS THE WATERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL BECOME STATIONARY OVER THE FAR NW WATERS TODAY AND
DISSIPATE BY THIS EVENING. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW SUN AND MOVE SE INTO THE FAR NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT.
THE FRONT WILL THEN BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE N PORTION MON AND
MON NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL FORM ON THE FRONT NEAR THE
DELMARVA PENINSULA EARLY TUE AND MOVE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE
AND TUE NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD INTO THE FAR NRN WATERS
BEHIND THE FRONT SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE E WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE N OF THE REGION TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-300315-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION
SHIFTING TO NE AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
WINDS AND SEAS BECOMING HIGHEST N.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST N.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ915-300315-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW...EXCEPT
FAR N PORTION SHIFTING TO NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR S
PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. WINDS
AND SEAS HIGHEST NW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
HIGHEST NW.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT S
PORTION DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
9 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE...EXCEPT SE PORTION
BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST N.

$$

ANZ920-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION SHIFTING
TO E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT THROUGHOUT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT FAR W PORTION
BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
NW.

$$

ANZ905-300315-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING NE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO
7 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION
DIMINISHING TO S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...
HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NE.
$$

ANZ910-300315-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION SHIFTING TO E
TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION E TO
NE 15 TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT OVER
SE PORTION VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ828-300315-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ925-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION NE 5 TO 15
KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-300315-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-300315-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

ANZ930-300315-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-300315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ935-300315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1110 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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