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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 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.

ANZ899-240300-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST WILL DRIFT NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU...PASS
N OF THE AREA LATE THU...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE THU NIGHT THROUGH
FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST SAT...THEN
PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE COAST LATE SUN...THEN MOVE E OVER
THE WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-240300-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-240300-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ920-240300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-240300-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ910-240300-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ825-240300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-240300-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-240300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-240300-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-240300-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-240300-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-240300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

$$

ANZ935-240300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1047 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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