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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 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.

ANZ899-230900-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S OVER THE
NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE S OF HATTERAS CANYON SAT. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD OFF THE MID ATLC COAST SAT AND SAT NIGHT...PASS E
ACROSS THE AREA SUN...THEN MAINTAIN A RIDGE WESTWARD ACROSS THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-230900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINIHSING TO VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT

$$

ANZ915-230900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINIHSING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-230900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.SAT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ905-230900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ910-230900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT BECOMING 7
TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 3 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-230900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW AND INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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ANZ828-230900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST N. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-230900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-230900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ833-230900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 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 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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ANZ930-230900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 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 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-230900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-230900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
444 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS
SE.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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