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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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.

ANZ899-310400-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE OUTERMOST
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY...THEN
RETURN SLOWLY NWD AS A WARM FRONT TONIGHT INTO MON. THE FRONT WILL
STALL ACROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE MON THROUGH TUE WHILE A SERIES
OF WEAK LOWS TRACK E ALONG THE FRONT. A LOW PASSING E OF THE AREA
TUE NIGHT WILL PULL THE FRONT BACK S AS A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS...AND THEN INTO THE SRN WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT
WHILE HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE N.

$$

ANZ820-310400-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN S PORTION
BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-310400-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-310400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 5 TO 15
KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION
W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-310400-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION BECOMING E
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-310400-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION W TO SW
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-310400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-310400-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-310400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE WINDS 5
TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING NW.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-310400-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-310400-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

$$

ANZ930-310400-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING N TO
NE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO
NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-310400-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
NE.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN N PORTION
BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ935-310400-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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