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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 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.

ANZ899-290845-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH SAT...THEN LIFT N AS A WARM
FRONT SAT NIGHT AND SUN. A COUPLE OF WEAK LOW PRES CENTERS WILL
MOVE OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST AND CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND
FRI. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE OVER THE NRN WATERS...THEN MOVE NE OF
THE REGION MON WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE AREA. THE
FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO PRESS SE OVER THE WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN
WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE SRN PORTION TUE. WEAK
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-290845-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-290845-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

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


$$

ANZ905-290845-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ910-290845-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ825-290845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ828-290845-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ925-290845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ830-290845-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. 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 BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290845-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 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...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290845-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ835-290845-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-290845-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

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

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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