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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 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.

ANZ899-300830-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT AND THU. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL
DEVELOP ON THE FRONT TONIGHT...MOVE NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THU
INTO FRI...THEN CONTINUE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS LATE
FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THU. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE OVER THE NRN WATERS THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN
PASS E OF THE AREA SAT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE
NW WATERS LATE SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
STRENGTHEN JUST E OF THE AREA SUN INTO MON. A STRONGER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-300830-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

$$

ANZ915-300830-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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ANZ920-300830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-300830-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-300830-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-300830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ828-300830-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-300830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-300830-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-300830-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING S 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-300830-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-300830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-300830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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