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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 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.

ANZ899-030345-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST
S AND SE OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH TUE...THEN PERSIST THROUGH THU
NIGHT. A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST SW TO NE ACROSS THE SRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON. A WEAK
COLD FRONT ACROSS THE FAR NW WATERS WILL STALL AND DISSIPATE
TODAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON AND MON
NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE TUE INTO
TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A THIRD WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH
SLOWLY SE INTO THE NRN WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT...WHILE A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS TRACK NE ALONG THE FRONT THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-030345-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION
BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-030345-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW
PORTION BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-030345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION VARIABLE 10
KT OR LESS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW
PORTION BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ905-030345-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

$$

ANZ910-030345-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION INCREASING
TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-030345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 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...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N
PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-030345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-030345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...BECOMING HIGHEST NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-030345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

$$

ANZ833-030345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SW PORTION VARIABLE 10
KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-030345-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST W.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-030345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-030345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1050 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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