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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 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.

ANZ899-262100-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW TODAY...THEN MOVE E OVER THE
FAR N WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD SE OVER THE N WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES WILL APPROACH
THE S WATERS FROM THE E SUN NIGHT...MOVE W ACROSS THE AREA MON AND
MON NIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING TUE. AN AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
W OF THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-262100-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-262100-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-262100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-262100-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-262100-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-262100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-262100-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-262100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-262100-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-262100-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-262100-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-262100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT...
THEN...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-262100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
434 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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