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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 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.

ANZ899-310445-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS....A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SLOWLY SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE
ACROSS THE SE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER
WILL FORM ON THE FRONT TONIGHT OVER THE SRN WATERS...THEN TRACK
NE ACROSS THE REGION FRI INTO SAT. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE NEAR HATTERAS CANYON SAT...TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS
SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE OFF TO
THE NE LATER SUN INTO MON. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS
THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE
MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-310445-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-310445-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N 40 TO 50 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 35 TO 45 KT LATE.
SEAS 15 TO 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-310445-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N 40 TO 50 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ905-310445-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO
35 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT LATE.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15
TO 25 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ910-310445-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT LATE.
.SUN...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO
25 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ825-310445-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING 35
TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-310445-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13
TO 22 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-310445-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16
FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 23 FT LATE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ830-310445-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
LATE.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ833-310445-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 21 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ930-310445-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 40 TO
55 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ835-310445-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ935-310445-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1029 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
11 TO 18 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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