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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
446 PM 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.

ANZ899-260900-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE E OVER THE FAR
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. AN AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD W OF THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-260900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-260900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.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...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 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...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-260900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ910-260900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ825-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ828-260900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ925-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...FAR NW PORTION...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT.
ELSEWHERE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT THROUGHOUT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-260900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ833-260900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT OR LESS...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-260900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-260900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ935-260900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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