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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 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.

ANZ899-290900-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...THEN STALL ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO TUE. WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS ALONG THE FRONT MON. A SECOND DEVELOPING LOW PRES
WILL PASS E THROUGH THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE WHILE PULLING
THE COLD FRONT SE OF THE AREA. HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN
FROM THE NW TUE INTO WED NIGHT...THEN PASS E THROUGH THE WATERS
THU INTO THU NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE NRN WATERS
THU NIGHT AND DISSIPATE FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E OVER
THE AREA LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-290900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-290900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-290900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW AND DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT LATE.
RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-290900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW AND DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT LATE.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-290900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ828-290900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ925-290900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION E TO NE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ830-290900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-290900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-290900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
346 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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