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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 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.

ANZ899-262015-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES WILL MOVE ALONG A FRONT
INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TODAY...THEN PASS SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING AND PULLING A COLD
FRONT E ACROSS THE REGION. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE OFF TO N TUE
NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST
WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT...AS AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER INTENSIFIES N OF THE
AREA.

$$

ANZ820-262015-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NE 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ915-262015-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...THEN
INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 18
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING
5 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ920-262015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25
KT EARLY...THEN BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ905-262015-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE
35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ910-262015-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY...THEN  BECOMING
E 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 16 FT. RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ825-262015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ828-262015-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN  BECOMING
S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT...THEN
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ925-262015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ830-262015-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ833-262015-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT.

$$

ANZ930-262015-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ835-262015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ935-262015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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