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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

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.

ANZ899-290245-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU...LIFT N AS A WEAK WARM
FRONT THU NIGHT AND THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS
FRI. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TONIGHT AND
THU...AND MOVE SLOWLY TO THE COAST THU NIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING
LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY ALONG THE
FRONT LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...AND PASS JUST N OF THE WATERS LATE
SAT AND SAT NIGHT WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT SE THROUGH THE
REGION. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS LATE SAT
AND SAT NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NEW JERSEY COAST LATE
SUN...AND TRACK NE JUST N OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT
WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA.

$$

ANZ820-290245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-290245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-290245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-290245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ825-290245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-290245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ925-290245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-290245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-290245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

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

$$

ANZ935-290245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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