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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 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.

ANZ899-280845-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...HURRICANE CRISTOBAL LOCATED NEAR
32.7N 71.4W AT 5 PM EDT IS MOVING N NE AT 13 KT. CHRISTOBAL WILL
MOVE N TO NEAR 34.5N 69.2W BY 2 AM THU...TO 37.4N 63.8W BY 2 PM
THU...TURN NE TO 43.5N 52.0W BY 2 AM FRI...THEN ACCELERATE OFF TO
THE NE LATER FRI. OTHERWISE...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE
NRN WATERS TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE AREA
THU NIGHT AND FRI...EXPAND ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO EARLY
SAT...THEN PERSIST OVER THE WATERS THROUGH MON NIGHT. SEE LATEST
NHC ADVISORY ON HURRICANE CRISTOBAL.

$$

ANZ820-280845-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT IN SE SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-280845-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20
KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT IN S
SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-280845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E TO NE WINDS 15
TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT IN S SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 11
TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-280845-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT IN S SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ910-280845-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE AND INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-280845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-280845-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT IN S SWELL.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-280845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...INCREASING TO NE 50 TO 60 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-280845-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-280845-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING
NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-280845-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...HURRICANE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 50 TO 65 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 14 TO 26 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 17
FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-280845-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT LATE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-280845-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
517 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...
BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
12 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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