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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

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.

ANZ899-260830-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE SRN
WATERS WILL EXPAND N ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT...
THEN SHIFT SLOWLY NE OVER THE AREA THU THROUGH SUN NIGHT...AND
PASS E OF THE WATERS MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE INTO THE
NE WATERS THU...AND WILL STALL THU NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT NE
OF THE WATERS AS A WARM FRONT FRI. LOW PRES WILL SLOWLY PASS SE
AND S OF THE WATERS THU THROUGH SAT...AND WILL MOVE INTO THE
SOUTHERN WATERS SAT NIGHT. THE LOW WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
THROUGH SUN NIGHT AND THEN WILL DRIFT N MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-260830-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ915-260830-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-260830-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-260830-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-260830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-260830-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-260830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W EARLY...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-260830-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-260830-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-260830-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ835-260830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ935-260830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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