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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 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.

ANZ899-030245-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST
S AND SE OF THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT. A FRONT WILL
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE FAR NW
WATERS TONIGHT...THEN STALL AND DISSIPATE SUN. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN PASS SLOWLY SE
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE TUE INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A
THIRD WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE WED
AND WED NIGHT...THEN BECOME STATIONARY THU INTO THU NIGHT WHILE A
LOW TRACKS NE ALONG THE FRONT.

$$

ANZ820-030245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-030245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN W PORTION
SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-030245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW
PORTION BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-030245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION INCREASING
TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-030245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

$$

ANZ825-030245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-030245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

ANZ925-030245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST N.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW
PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-030245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-030245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-030245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-030245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-030245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1040 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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