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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 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.

ANZ899-212045-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE WATERS
WILL PASS E OF THE AREA EARLY TODAY. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE
SE OFF THE NEW JERSEY COAST LATE TODAY...REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
TONIGHT INTO THU...THEN MOVE NE AND PASS N OF THE AREA LATE THU
AND THU NIGHT. THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE NRN
WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO THU. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD E OVER
THE WATERS FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-212045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-212045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-212045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-212045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-212045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-212045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-212045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-212045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-212045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-212045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-212045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-212045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-212045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
436 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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