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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 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.

ANZ899-050300-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT FROM NEAR THE
NRN OUTER BANKS ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT WILL
PERSIST INTO SAT NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT SAT
INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS N OF THE AREA LATE SAT NIGHT INTO SUN.
THE FRONT WILL THEN WEAKEN OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT
THROUGH TUE BEFORE ANOTHER WEAK LOW PRES DEVELOPS ALONG THE FRONT
JUST INLAND NEAR THE VIRGINIA CAPES TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD NW AND W OF THE AREA SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...MOVE SE THROUGH
THE FAR NE WATERS MON...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA MON NIGHT AND
CONTINUE E OF THE REGION TUE AND TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-050300-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO SW...EXCEPT NW
PORTION INCREASING TO N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS NE PORTION EARLY.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-050300-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-050300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION E TO NE WINDS
10 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT VEERING TO W TO NW...EXCEPT
W PORTION DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS S PORTION.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-050300-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION SW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-050300-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ825-050300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-050300-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION INCREASING TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-050300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW
15 TO 25 KT EARLY. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ830-050300-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-050300-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-050300-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-050300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-050300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1118 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TONIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. 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 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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