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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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.

ANZ899-012115-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST
S AND SE OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH MON...THEN PERSIST AND WEAKEN
THROUGH WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER OVER THE FAR NE WATERS WILL
PASS E OF THE AREA EARLY TODAY. A WEAK TRAILING COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL STALL TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE SUN. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. YET
ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE NRN WATERS WED...
THEN BECOME STATIONARY WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-012115-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-012115-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-012115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-012115-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-012115-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO NW EARLY...
THEN DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-012115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-012115-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-012115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-012115-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-012115-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

$$

ANZ930-012115-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-012115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY THROUGH SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-012115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
501 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TODAY THROUGH SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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