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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 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.

ANZ899-230300-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL PERSIST INTO TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL DRIFT
SLOWLY S AS A COLD FRONT INTO THE SRN WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT...WHILE A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS PASS E ALONG THE FRONT...THEN
PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD JUST N
OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO TUE...THEN DRIFT S INTO THE NRN WATERS
TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-230300-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-230300-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-230300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-230300-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-230300-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-230300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-230300-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-230300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-230300-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-230300-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION SHIFTING
TO E TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.SUN THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ930-230300-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING W
TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING N TO
NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ835-230300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
N TO NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT TUE.

$$

ANZ935-230300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1042 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE
PORTION W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT BY TUE NIGHT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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