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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 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.

ANZ899-270300-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE E OVER
THE FAR N WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE N WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH
SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT. AN AREA OF HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD W OF THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-270300-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-270300-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ920-270300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-270300-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-270300-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-270300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-270300-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT AND FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-270300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

$$

ANZ830-270300-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-270300-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-270300-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-270300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-270300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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