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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 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.

ANZ899-012030-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST
OVER THE FAR E WATERS TODAY...THEN DRIFT W AND NW ACROSS THE WATERS
AS A WEAK WARM FRONT LATE TODAY INTO SAT NIGHT...AS A HIGH PRES
RIDGE BUILDS W TOWARDS THE AREA. THE FRONT WILL STALL NEAR THE
COAST SUN NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON AS THE RIDGE BUILDS W OVER
THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM BERTHA WILL MOVE N
AND APPROACH THE SE WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN PASS JUST E OF THE
AREA TUE AND TUE NIGHT. SEE THE LATEST NHC ADVISORY ON BERTHA. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE AND
TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-012030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-012030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. RAIN AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-012030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E EARLY. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. RAIN AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-012030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-012030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-012030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-012030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS AND SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-012030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ830-012030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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

$$

ANZ833-012030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ930-012030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ835-012030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-012030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
520 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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