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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 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.

ANZ899-290315-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL SLOWLY LIFT N AS A WEAK WARM FRONT TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS FRI. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...AND MOVE SLOWLY TO
THE COAST TONIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...AND PASS
JUST N OF THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT
SE THROUGH THE REGION. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE NORTHERN
WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NEW
JERSEY COAST LATE SUN...AND TRACK NE JUST N OF THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING ANOTHER COLD FRONT SE ACROSS
THE AREA.

$$

ANZ820-290315-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ915-290315-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N AND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ905-290315-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-290315-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-290315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ828-290315-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE AND
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-290315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING N
TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-290315-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290315-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290315-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS N PORTION EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-290315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-290315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1106 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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