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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 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.

ANZ899-180230-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT WILL DRIFT
SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO THU...AS AREAS OF LOW PRES
PASS NE ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DRIFT E ACROSS
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY INTO THU. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP
ON THE TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE PORTION TONIGHT AND THU.
STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT AND DRIFT
NW THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC
COAST FROM THE W SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-180230-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN
SE SWELL.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-180230-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-180230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ905-180230-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ910-180230-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN SE SWELL. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ825-180230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-180230-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-180230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT.

$$

ANZ830-180230-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE
SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-180230-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-180230-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ835-180230-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT IN
E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-180230-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
958 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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