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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

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.

ANZ899-260215-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN
WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND DRIFT S OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM
THE NW FRI...THEN MOVE SE OVER THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE NRN
WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-260215-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-260215-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-260215-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-260215-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-260215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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ANZ828-260215-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-260215-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ830-260215-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-260215-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-260215-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ835-260215-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-260215-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1011 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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