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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 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.

ANZ899-010245-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...HIGH PRES ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS SUN. THE HIGH WILL
DRIFT SE THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN EXTEND A RIDGE W OVER THE FAR
SRN WATERS AND REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TUE THROUGH THU NIGHT. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TUE...THEN PUSH SLOWLY
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE E
OF THE AREA THU WHILE HIGH PRES BUILDS ACROSS THE WATERS BY THU
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-010245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ915-010245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT BECOMING SW . SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ920-010245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ905-010245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-010245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ825-010245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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ANZ828-010245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ925-010245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW...HIGHEST W. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ830-010245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 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...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU....VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ833-010245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 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. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ930-010245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST W.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2
FT.

$$

ANZ835-010245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1
TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ935-010245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST NW.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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