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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
430 AM EDT THU JUL 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.

ANZ899-282115-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL PERSIST TODAY...LIFT N AS A WEAK WARM FRONT
TONIGHT AND THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS FRI. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW TODAY...AND MOVE SLOWLY TO
THE COAST TONIGHT AND FRI. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE
MID ATLC COAST NEAR CAPE MAY ALONG THE FRONT LATE FRI AND FRI
NIGHT...AND PASS JUST N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT WHILE
PULLING THE COLD FRONT SE THROUGH THE REGION. THE FRONT WILL STALL
ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE NEW JERSEY COAST LATE SUN...AND TRACK NE JUST N OF
THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT SE
ACROSS THE AREA.

$$

ANZ820-282115-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-282115-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-282115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-282115-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-282115-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ825-282115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-282115-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

$$

ANZ925-282115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY...THEN
BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-282115-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...THEN
BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-282115-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-282115-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-282115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-282115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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