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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 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.

ANZ899-022100-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH THU. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND
WED...DRIFT INTO THE SRN WATERS THU...THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE
FRI. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NRN WATERS THU...EXPAND
ACROSS THE AREA FRI...THEN MOVE SE SAT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE NW WATERS LATE SAT...THEN MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST
SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-022100-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-022100-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-022100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-022100-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-022100-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-022100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-022100-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1
TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-022100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY...MAINLY NW.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PART BECOMING N 5
TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION N TO NE 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ830-022100-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.

$$

ANZ833-022100-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OR TSTMS.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-022100-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ835-022100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.


$$

ANZ935-022100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
429 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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