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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 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.

ANZ899-210930-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...AN AREA OF LOW PRES NEAR 38N68W
ALONG A FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE E OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO THU
NIGHT AS THE FRONT DRIFTS S THROUGH THE CENTRAL WATERS. THE FRONT
WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SLOWLY S INTO THE SRN WATERS AS A SERIES OF
WEAK LOWS MOVE E OFF THE MID ATLC COAST FRI INTO SAT...THEN SHIFT S
OF THE AREA SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD JUST NW OF THE AREA SUN
NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-210930-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS LATE.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-210930-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-210930-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION VARIABLE 5
TO 10 KT EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION N TO NW
10 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-210930-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-210930-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-210930-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-210930-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-210930-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION SW 15
TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
LATE...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE...EXCEPT
FAR N PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT MON.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-210930-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10
KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-210930-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT VEERING TO N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-210930-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR E PORTION W TO SW 15
TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-210930-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-210930-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
445 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION
VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING NE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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