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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 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.

ANZ899-202030-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO
THE WATERS TODAY...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO EARLY
SUN. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL FORM OFF THE CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT...PASS
NE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE SUN NIGHT. THE
LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST FROM THE W
LATE SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND
MON NIGHT. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA FROM THE NW TUE
THROUGH WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-202030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-202030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-202030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. RAIN. TSTMS AND SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-202030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-202030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-202030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-202030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-202030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT LATE. RAIN. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-202030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ833-202030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ930-202030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN
EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ835-202030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS. RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ935-202030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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