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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 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-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES WILL FORM ALONG A COLD
FRONT E OF THE NRN WATERS TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E TONIGHT.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PASS SE OVER THE NRN WATERS TODAY. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF
THE AREA MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS
LATER MON INTO EARLY TUE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL PASS E OVER THE
WATERS TUE. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TUE
NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE
LATE WED WHILE INTENSIFYING. A THIRD RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE
LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS THU AND THU
NIGHT. A THIRD COLD WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST
THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-300315-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ915-300315-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ920-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-300315-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ910-300315-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-300315-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-300315-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-300315-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-300315-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-300315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ935-300315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1007 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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