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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 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.

ANZ899-292045-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ORIENTED NE TO
SW ACROSS THE WATERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS TODAY AND DISSIPATE THIS
EVENING. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE FAR NRN
WATERS LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL THEN BECOME
STATIONARY ACROSS THE N PORTION MON AND MON NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW
PRES WILL FORM ON THE FRONT NEAR THE DELMARVA PENINSULA EARLY TUE
AND MOVE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD INTO THE FAR NRN WATERS BEHIND THE FRONT LATE SUN
THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E WHILE MAINTAINING A
RIDGE N OF THE REGION TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-292045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION SHIFTING TO NE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION SW TO W WINDS
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST N.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ915-292045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7
FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST N.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST N.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST N.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-292045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION SHIFTING
TO E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST N.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION E
TO NE 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...THEN BECOMING SW LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-292045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION DIMINISHING TO
W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NE.

$$

ANZ910-292045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION
BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING E
TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-292045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S
PORTION SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT
OVER SE PORTION VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-292045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

$$

ANZ925-292045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION SHIFTING TO
N TO NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-292045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-292045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 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 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ930-292045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

$$

ANZ835-292045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ935-292045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

$$

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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