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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

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.

ANZ899-212100-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK LOW CENTER NEAR 38N 66W
WILL SLOWLY PASS E OF THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A TRAILING
FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
TODAY THROUGH FRI. AS A SERIES OF WEAK LOWS PASS E ALONG THE
FRONT...THE FRONT WILL DRIFT SLOWLY S INTO THE SRN WATERS FRI
NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE AREA SUN. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD JUST N OF THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-212100-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT
LATE...HIGHEST N. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT SAT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-212100-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-212100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-212100-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-212100-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION W TO NW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-212100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

$$

ANZ828-212100-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 1
TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-212100-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION
BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NW.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-212100-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ833-212100-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ930-212100-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR E PORTION W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN W TO SW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER NW PORTION
BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER NW PORTION
BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ835-212100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT OVER N PORTION
SHIFTING TO N TO NE LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT LATE...
HIGHEST N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ935-212100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
456 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT OVER NW PORTION
SHIFTING TO N TO NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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