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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 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.

ANZ899-300315-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...HURRICANE CRISTOBAL LOCATED NEAR
40.2N 56.6W AT 11 PM EDT IS MOVING EAST NORTHEAST AT 40 KT AND
WILL ACCELERATE OFF TO THE NE LATER TONIGHT. SEE THE LATEST
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY ON HURRICANE CRISTOBAL.
OTHERWISE...A WEAK COLD FRONT EXTENDING E FROM NEAR CAPE CHARLES
WILL PUSH S INTO THE INTO THE SRN WATERS FRI...THEN BECOME
STATIONARY AND WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD INTO THE NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY S
ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS LATE SAT INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN
PASS SE OF THE AREA LATE MON INTO TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NW WATERS TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-300315-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ915-300315-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND THROUGH MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ920-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ905-300315-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT WITH SE SWELL.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
 SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-300315-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT WITH SE
SWELL. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ825-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ828-300315-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-300315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ830-300315-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-300315-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S TO SE LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-300315-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-300315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-300315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1109 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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