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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 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.

ANZ899-312145-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STATIONARY FRONT SW TO NE
ACROSS THE SRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE
TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
TODAY INTO TUE...THEN DISSIPATE TUE NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND TUE...CONTINUE S ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN OVER THE SRN WATERS WED
INTO WED NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER WILL DEVELOP ON THE FRONT
OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST TUE NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY E WED AND WED
NIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE SRN WATERS THU INTO FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE THU NIGHT AND
FRI...THEN DISSIPATE FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-312145-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-312145-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-312145-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ905-312145-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-312145-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ825-312145-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-312145-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-312145-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. TSTMS
AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.

$$

ANZ830-312145-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ833-312145-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ930-312145-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ835-312145-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.

$$

ANZ935-312145-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
423 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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