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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 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.

ANZ899-310830-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE N
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN TURN NE AND CROSS THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NW WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST E OF THE AREA
SUN THROUGH MON. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE
MID ATLC COAST LATE MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE TUE AND TUE
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-310830-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ915-310830-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-310830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ905-310830-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ910-310830-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ825-310830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ828-310830-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-310830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.

$$

ANZ830-310830-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-310830-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-310830-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-310830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-310830-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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