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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 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.

ANZ899-020330-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL PERSIST OVER
THE FAR E WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH FRI. WEAK HIGH PRES OVER THE NRN
WATERS WILL PASS NE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W
AND NW ACROSS THE WATERS AS A WEAK WARM FRONT LATE FRI INTO SAT
NIGHT...AS A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS W TOWARDS THE AREA. THE FRONT
WILL STALL NEAR THE COAST SUN NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON AS THE
RIDGE BUILDS W OVER THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. TROPICAL STORM
BERTHA WILL MOVE N AND APPROACH THE SRN WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN
PASS NE ACROSS THE SE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE OVER THE NRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-020330-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

$$

ANZ915-020330-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. RAIN AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-020330-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

$$

ANZ905-020330-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-020330-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-020330-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

$$

ANZ828-020330-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-020330-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ830-020330-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

$$

ANZ833-020330-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS LATE.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-020330-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

$$

ANZ835-020330-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-020330-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1121 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EARLY...BECOMING W TO SW
WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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