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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 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.

ANZ899-262045-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WARM FRONT OVER THE FAR NE
WATERS WILL LIFT NE OF THE AREA EARLY TODAY BEFORE A LOW PRES
TROUGH PASSES SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY AND PASS SE
ACROSS THE AREA LATER TODAY INTO WED...THEN STALL OVER THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS WHILE WEAKENING LATE WED INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED NIGHT AND THU...AND
MOVE SLOWLY TO THE COAST THU NIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING LOW PRES
WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY ALONG THE FRONT
LATE FRI NIGHT INTO SAT...AND PASS JUST N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT
AND SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT E THROUGH THE REGION.

$$

ANZ820-262045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1
TO 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-262045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 KT OR LESS...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-262045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-262045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-262045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-262045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT OR LESS...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-262045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-262045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-262045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-262045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-262045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT AND WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-262045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-262045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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