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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 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.

ANZ899-281645-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES OVER THE
SE WATERS WILL MOVE E OF THE REGION TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN
STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO TUE. WEAK LOW PRES WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS ALONG THE FRONT MON INTO MON
NIGHT. A SECOND DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS E THROUGH THE WATERS
TUE WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT SE OF THE AREA TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NW TUE INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE WATERS THU. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE N WATERS THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-281645-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT WED.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ915-281645-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ920-281645-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 10 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
E. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-281645-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 20 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ910-281645-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 20 TO 30
KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ825-281645-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-281645-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-281645-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 10 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
NE. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-281645-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-281645-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-281645-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5
TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-281645-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-281645-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT. ISOLATED TSTMS LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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