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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 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.

ANZ899-042000-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT FROM NEAR THE
VIRGINIA CAPES ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL PERSIST
TODAY INTO TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE FRONT TODAY
INTO TONIGHT...THEN PASS NE OF THE AREA LATE TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL
PUSH THE FRONT S INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN. THE FRONT WILL THEN
STALL AND WEAKEN OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT AND MON
BEFORE ANOTHER WEAK LOW PRES DEVELOPS ALONG THE FRONT JUST INLAND
NEAR THE VIRGINIA CAPES MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W AND W OF
THE AREA TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT...MOVE SE THROUGH THE FAR NE
WATERS MON...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA MON NIGHT AND CONTINUE E OF
THE REGION TUE AND TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-042000-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...
THEN BECOMING NE...EXCEPT S PORTION BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR S PORTION VARIABLE 5
TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-042000-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...
THEN BECOMING SW...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST SE. WIDESPREAD RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ920-042000-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION E TO SE 10
TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST S. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION SHIFTING TO N
TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT BECOMING 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT..HIGHEST SE.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-042000-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION SHIFTING
TO N. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ910-042000-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION
SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-042000-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SHIFTING WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-042000-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT BECOMING 3 TO 8 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST SE.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-042000-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION S TO SE
10 TO 15 KT EARLY. WINDS 35 KT OR HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS. SEAS
4 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION
SHIFTING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW...EXCEPT N PORTION E TO SE
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ830-042000-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-042000-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-042000-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-042000-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-042000-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
518 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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