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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 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.

ANZ899-180230-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS
THE FAR SRN WATERS WILL PERSIST INTO WED...THEN DRIFT SE THROUGH
THU. AREAS OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT WED INTO THU.
A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL SLOWLY MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH THU. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ON THE
TROUGH AND PASS OVER THE FAR NE PORTION WED NIGHT AND THU. STRONG
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S INTO THE REGION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW
PRES TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT
AND DRIFT NW THROUGH SUN NIGHT...WHILE A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE
MID ATLC COAST SUN NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-180230-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-180230-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ920-180230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ905-180230-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ910-180230-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ825-180230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-180230-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS
LATE.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-180230-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ830-180230-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-180230-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS LATE.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-180230-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ835-180230-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-180230-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1116 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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