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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 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.

ANZ899-292045-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SAT...THEN LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT
SAT NIGHT AND SUN. A COUPLE OF WEAK LOWS WILL PASS E ACROSS THE
WATERS TODAY. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL PASS NE OVER THE NRN WATERS
SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON NIGHT INTO TUE.
THE LOW WILL PULL A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA MON INTO
TUE...WHICH WILL STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS LATE TUE
AND TUE NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-292045-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-292045-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-292045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ905-292045-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-292045-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-292045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-292045-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-292045-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-292045-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-292045-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-292045-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

$$

ANZ835-292045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-292045-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
425 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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