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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 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.

ANZ899-012115-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES OVER THE FAR SE WATERS
WILL MOVE E TODAY AND WILL REACH BERMUDA EARLY TONIGHT. ANOTHER
LOW ABOUT 300 NM N OF BERMUDA WILL SLOWLY MOVE N AND PASS JUST E
OF THE NRN WATERS TODAY...DRIFT NW AND W TOWARD THE NE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E FRI AND FRI NIGHT.
A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL RAPIDLY PASS E OVER THE AREA EARLY
SAT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-012115-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS NE.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-012115-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
BECOMING HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-012115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS W. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS W. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT. WINDS AND SEAS BECOMING HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W
PORTION LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-012115-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-012115-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-012115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-012115-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS E.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-012115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
NE.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-012115-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-012115-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-012115-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10
TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-012115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-012115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
458 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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