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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 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.

ANZ899-300345-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES CENTERED ABOUT 200 NM E
OF CAPE CHARLES WILL SLOWLY MOVE E TODAY AND TONIGHT...WHILE
PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE WATERS. THE FRONT WILL STALL
SAT...THEN WILL LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT SAT NIGHT INTO MON. A
DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE NE OFF THE NEW JERSEY COAST SUN
EVENING...AND TRACK NE ACROSS THE NEW ENGLAND WATERS SUN NIGHT
INTO MON NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA
MON INTO TUE. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN
WATERS LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-300345-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ915-300345-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-300345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-300345-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-300345-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-300345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-300345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-300345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...EXCEPT SE PORTION 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-300345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ833-300345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-300345-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ835-300345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

$$

ANZ935-300345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1054 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
SE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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