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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 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.

ANZ899-232230-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE E TODAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE
OVER THE AREA MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN STALL OVER THE SRN WATERS
TUE NIGHT. LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO FORM ALONG THE FRONT TUE
NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN AND MOVE NE ACROSS THE AREA WED AND WED
NIGHT...WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE WATERS. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD OVER THE SRN WATERS THU...THEN WEAKEN THU NIGHT AS A
WEAK FRONT MOVES OFF THE COAST.

$$

ANZ820-232230-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ915-232230-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN EARLY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-232230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT LATE.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 35 TO 45 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ905-232230-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ910-232230-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ825-232230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ828-232230-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ925-232230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ830-232230-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. SCATTERED
TSTMS LATE.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT LATE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-232230-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-232230-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ835-232230-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-232230-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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