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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 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.

ANZ899-050215-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. WEAK LOW
WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE SE COAST TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN
ACCELERATE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES OFFSHORE. THE COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE
CENTRAL WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT
THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT AS ANOTHER LOW MOVES NE TOWARDS CAPE
HATTERAS. THE LOW WILL CONTINUE NE OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT
THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

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ANZ820-050215-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ915-050215-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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ANZ920-050215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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ANZ905-050215-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ910-050215-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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ANZ825-050215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ828-050215-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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ANZ925-050215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-050215-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-050215-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-050215-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS BECOMING 4
TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-050215-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-050215-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1005 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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