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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 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.

ANZ899-030300-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES JUST E OF THE N WATERS
WILL DRIFT NW AND W TOWARD THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT...
THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL RAPIDLY PASS E OVER THE AREA EARLY SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
INTO THE AREA SUN INTO MON...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-030300-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-030300-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS
E PORTION.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ920-030300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-030300-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
11 TO 17 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-030300-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-030300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-030300-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-030300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS N.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS N.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-030300-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-030300-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT AND THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-030300-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
N.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST N.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-030300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ935-030300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1058 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT AND THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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