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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1044 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.

ANZ899-210345-
1044 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 INTO MON. THE LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE
AREA SUN INTO MON. 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.

$$

ANZ820-210345-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1044 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 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 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 LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-210345-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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
BUILDING TO 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. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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.

$$

ANZ920-210345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.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
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-210345-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...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.

$$

ANZ910-210345-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 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 BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-210345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-210345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.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 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-210345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-210345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. 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 NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-210345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

$$

ANZ930-210345-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ835-210345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1044 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

$$

ANZ935-210345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1044 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 BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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