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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

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.

ANZ899-210245-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT W TO E ACROSS
THE WATERS NEAR 36N WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU NIGHT. A WEAK LOW
PRES CENTER ALONG THE FRONT NEAR 36N 72W WILL TRACK SLOWLY E
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO EARLY THU. ANOTHER LOW ON THE FRONT
WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST THU NIGHT AND FRI...THEN CONTINUE
E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE
FRONT S ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. THE LOW WILL THEN TURN N AND NW
BACK TOWARDS THE NE OUTER WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-210245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE.

$$

ANZ915-210245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ920-210245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION BECOMING S TO SW
LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE...EXCEPT
SE PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-210245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ910-210245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

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

$$

ANZ825-210245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT AND WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ828-210245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER SE PORTION VARIABLE
WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-210245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS OR TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION NE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-210245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-210245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-210245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING W TO
NW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-210245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-210245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OR TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OR TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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