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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 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.

ANZ899-052030-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES CENTERED ABOUT 420 NM E OF
CAPE COD THIS MORNING WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATER TODAY...WHILE
PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. THE FRONT
WILL STALL AND WEAKEN OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND MON. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W AND NW OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...
MOVE SE OVER THE NE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN MAINTAIN A
RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TUE INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN STALL
JUST N OF THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-052030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY...INCREASING TO 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-052030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-052030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-052030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-052030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-052030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ828-052030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...
THEN BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-052030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-052030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...
THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-052030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-052030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-052030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-052030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
421 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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