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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 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.

ANZ899-252045-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN
WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND DRIFT S OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS
TODAY INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM
THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE SE OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE NRN
WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-252045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-252045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-252045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-252045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ910-252045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-252045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-252045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-252045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-252045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-252045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-252045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-252045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-252045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
427 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE EARLY. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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