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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 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.

ANZ899-182145-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST
JUST E OF THE WATERS. THE SRN PORTION OF THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W
INTO THE WATERS S OF BALTIMORE CANYON TODAY. A SERIES OF WEAK
LOWS WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT TODAY AND TONIGHT. STRONGER LOW
PRES WILL DEVELOP SW OF THE REGION TONIGHT...THEN SLOWLY MOVE E
SAT THROUGH MON BEFORE TURNING NE MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST SUN...THEN MOVE E
WHILE LEAVING A WEAKENING RIDGE ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS MON. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW PORTION TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-182145-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-182145-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-182145-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO NE 20 TO 30 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-182145-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-182145-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9
TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 T0 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-182145-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
OCCASIONAL RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-182145-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
OCCASIONAL RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-182145-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS
AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-182145-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-182145-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION
DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT...NW PORTION...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SE PORTION...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N
TO NE AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-182145-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE PORTION...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING E TO SE.
NW PORTION...WINDS BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE PORTION...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. NW PORTION...NE
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PART NE 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR W PART NE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-182145-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF TSTMS AND RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PART BECOMING NE 20 TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE PORTION...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. NW PORTION...
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
THROUGHOUT EARLY. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-182145-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
432 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS AND
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

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