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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
338 AM 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.

ANZ899-282115-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRES JUST E
OF THE SRN WATERS WILL MOVE FURTHER E OF THE REGION TODAY. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO TUE. WEAK LOW PRES WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS ALONG THE FRONT MON INTO MON
NIGHT. A SECOND DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS E THROUGH THE WATERS
TUE WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT SE OF THE AREA TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT. 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 LATE THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-282115-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-282115-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT THU...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ920-282115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

ANZ905-282115-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.

$$

ANZ910-282115-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ825-282115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-282115-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ925-282115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VEERING
TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-282115-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VEERING
TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ833-282115-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO N TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ930-282115-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VEERING TO N TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION N TO NE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION BECOMING
NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-282115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR N PORTION VEERING TO
N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO
NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 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...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-282115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
338 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION
VEERING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. WINDS THEN BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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