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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 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.

ANZ899-272015-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVING OVER THE
NRN WATERS EARLY TODAY...WILL STALL OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WHILE
WEAKENING LATER TODAY INTO THU NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TONIGHT AND THU...AND MOVE SLOWLY TO
THE COAST THU NIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF
THE MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY ALONG THE FRONT LATE FRI AND FRI
NIGHT...AND PASS JUST N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT
WHILE PULLING THE COLD FRONT SE THROUGH THE REGION. THE FRONT
WILL STALL ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A
SERIES OF WEAK LOWS WILL MOVE E ALONG THE FRONT SUN AND SUN
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-272015-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-272015-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2
FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN W TO SW. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-272015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-272015-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-272015-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-272015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-272015-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. WINDS TO 35
KT OR HIGHER IN OR NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND TSTMS BECOMING SCATTERED.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING E
TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-272015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN...
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. WINDS TO 35 KT OR HIGHER IN OR
NEAR TSTMS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-272015-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ833-272015-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-272015-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS DEVELOPING.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ835-272015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT AND THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-272015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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