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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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.

ANZ899-052015-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE N TODAY THROUGH SUN...THEN PERSIST ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
SUN NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER
WILL MOVE N ACROSS THE SRN WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN DRIFT
E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED INTO WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-052015-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ915-052015-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGH AND WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ920-052015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ905-052015-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-052015-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ825-052015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ828-052015-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ925-052015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ830-052015-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ833-052015-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ930-052015-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ835-052015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ935-052015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
415 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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