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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 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.

ANZ899-220245-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK LOW CENTER NEAR 38N 67W
WILL DRIFT E TONIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS THU INTO THU
NIGHT. A TRAILING FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY TONIGHT THROUGH FRI. AS A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS
PASS E ALONG THE FRONT...THE FRONT WILL DRIFT SLOWLY S INTO THE
SRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE WATERS
LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD JUST N
OF THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-220245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

$$

ANZ915-220245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT AND THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-220245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-220245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-220245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-220245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-220245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-220245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION SW 10 TO
20 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION SHIFTING
TO NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT...HIGHEST N. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-220245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING W 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-220245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

$$

ANZ930-220245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR W PORTION
BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-220245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION SHIFTING
TO N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-220245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION
VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT OVER FAR S
PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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