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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 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.

ANZ899-232045-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS WILL PUSH SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL PORTION TODAY...THEN
DISSIPATE OVER THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN N
OF THE FRONT AND OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE TODAY INTO
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE AREA SUN. A W TO E HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE
NIGHT...THEN DRIFT N INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-232045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN N
PORTION BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-232045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-232045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N AND DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-232045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-232045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-232045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-232045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-232045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION S TO
SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

$$

ANZ830-232045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-232045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ930-232045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

$$

ANZ835-232045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS S.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...
HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ935-232045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
441 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS
S.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS S.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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