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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 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.

ANZ899-060215-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL DISSIPATE
ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE
ALONG THE SE COAST TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN ACCELERATE NE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS LATER WED AND WED NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES
OFFSHORE. THE COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WED
NIGHT AND THU. LOW PRES WILL FORM INLAND OVER THE CAROLINAS THU
NIGHT...MOVE OFF CAPE HATTERAS FRI...THEN PASS SLOWLY NE ACROSS
THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
INTO THE NW WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-060215-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT POSSIBLE IN OR
NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-060215-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT POSSIBLE IN OR
NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-060215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-060215-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO E 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-060215-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-060215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT POSSIBLE IN
OR NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-060215-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. WINDS TO 35 KT
POSSIBLE IN OR NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-060215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-060215-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-060215-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-060215-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-060215-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-060215-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1015 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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