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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 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.

ANZ899-290400-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST SW
TO NE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO SUN NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL TRACK NE ALONG THE FRONT TODAY INTO SUN.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI INTO SUN...
DRIFT S ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO TUE...
THEN DISSIPATE TUE NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM ERIKA IS EXPECTED TO
APPROACH FROM THE S TUE AND TUE NIGHT. SEE THE LATEST NATIONAL
HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY FOR ERIKA FOR MORE INFORMATION.

$$

ANZ820-290400-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

$$

ANZ915-290400-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ905-290400-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-290400-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-290400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ828-290400-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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

$$

ANZ925-290400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE
PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...
EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING S
TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ830-290400-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290400-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290400-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR NE PORTION E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR NE PORTION N TO
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ835-290400-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE 10 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...
EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-290400-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1052 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW
PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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