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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 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.

ANZ899-280245-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE SLOWLY N TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT...PASS
E OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY REBUILD OVER THE
NRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE
FAR NE WATERS THIS MORNING WILL LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A WARM
FRONT THIS AFTERNOON. LOW PRES WILL PASS SE AND S OF THE AREA
TODAY AND TONIGHT...MOVE NW THROUGH THE SRN WATERS S OF CAPE FEAR
SAT THROUGH SUN...THEN SLOWLY DRIFT N ALONG THE CAROLINA COAST
SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE THROUGH
THE FAR NE WATERS TUE.

$$

ANZ820-280245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-280245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-280245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.


$$

ANZ910-280245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-280245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


$$

ANZ830-280245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-280245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-280245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-280245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 30 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-280245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1041 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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