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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 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.

ANZ899-290345-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL PASS E ACROSS
THE WATERS TODAY. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL PASS NE OVER THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS TODAY...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE LATE TODAY
AND TONIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
OVER THE FAR NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OVER THE NRN
WATERS SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE SUN AND SUN
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA MON. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATER MON INTO EARLY TUE. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE TUE...THEN PASS E OVER THE WATERS TUE NIGHT.
ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL MOVE SE TO THE MID ATLC COAST TUE
NIGHT...PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE
LATE WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE INTENSIFYING. A THIRD RIDGE WILL
BUILD OFFSHORE LATE WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-290345-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-290345-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO
13 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ905-290345-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ910-290345-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ825-290345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-290345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-290345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-290345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290345-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-290345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-290345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
956 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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