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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
455 AM EDT WED JUL 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.

ANZ899-292100-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY THROUGH THU. A LOW PRES
CENTER WILL DEVELOP ON THE FRONT TONIGHT...TRACK SLOWLY NE ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS THU INTO FRI...THEN CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
AND NE WATERS LATE FRI INTO SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN
THU. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NW WATERS THU NIGHT
AND INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SAT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL PUSH SE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE
SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN STRENGTHEN E OF THE AREA SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-292100-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-292100-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-292100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-292100-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-292100-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-292100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-292100-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.

$$

ANZ925-292100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ830-292100-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ833-292100-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ930-292100-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION S TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ835-292100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

$$

ANZ935-292100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
455 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT
FAR NW PORTION E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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