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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 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.

ANZ899-250315-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT ALONG
THE MID ATLC COAST WILL SLOWLY MOVE SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT N AND DISSIPATE SAT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST SAT
NIGHT AND PERSIST INTO MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST LATE MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-250315-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...THEN N TO
NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-250315-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT...THEN N 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY...BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY...THEN
INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-250315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN SW 10 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ905-250315-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ910-250315-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ825-250315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WINDS TO 40 KT IN AND NEAR
HEAVY TSTMS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-250315-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WINDS TO 40 KT IN AND NEAR HEAVIER
TSTMS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-250315-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTRERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN S TO SW 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ830-250315-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WINDS TO 40 KT IN AND NEAR
HEAVIER TSTMS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN N TO NE 5
TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-250315-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-250315-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-250315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3
TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-250315-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1031 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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