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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 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.

ANZ899-312100-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER OFF THE N
CAROLINA COAST WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NE WATERS TODAY
INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TODAY
AND TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
INTO THE FAR NW WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE SUN. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST SE OF THE AREA SUN THROUGH MON...
THEN PERSIST THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN PUSH SE INTO THE FAR NW
WATERS TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-312100-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

$$

ANZ915-312100-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

$$

ANZ920-312100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING W TO
NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ905-312100-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ910-312100-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

$$

ANZ825-312100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

$$

ANZ828-312100-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

$$

ANZ925-312100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...
EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE
PORTION 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ830-312100-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

$$

ANZ833-312100-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST NE.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-312100-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-312100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST NE.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-312100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
459 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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