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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 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.

ANZ899-312115-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...HIGH PRES ACROSS THE WATERS WILL
DRIFT SE THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN EXTEND A RIDGE W OVER THE FAR
SRN WATERS AND REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TUE THROUGH THU NIGHT. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TUE...THEN SLOWLY PUSH
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL
STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WED AND DISSIPATE. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD OVER THE REGION THU.

$$

ANZ820-312115-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ915-312115-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OR TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ920-312115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ905-312115-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-312115-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ825-312115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ828-312115-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ925-312115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT...
HIGHEST W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...
HIGHEST W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING N 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION W 10 TO 15
KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ830-312115-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ833-312115-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

ANZ930-312115-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ835-312115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

ANZ935-312115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
442 AM EDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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