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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
450 AM EDT MON MAY 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 TWIC.E THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ899-042030-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE WATERS EARLY
TODAY WILL DRIFT E THIS AFTERNOON...AND THEN MAINTAIN A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED...
AND THEN DISSIPATE WED NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH
THE REGION FROM THE S LATE WED INTO THU...THEN DRIFT N OVER THE
SRN WATERS THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-042030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AND INCREASING
TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO NE
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-042030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.

$$

ANZ920-042030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN E LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-042030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY...
THEN...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ910-042030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN E TO
NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-042030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10
KT WED NIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-042030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

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

$$

ANZ925-042030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN BECOMING SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST S.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-042030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN S TO SE
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
S.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6
T...HIGHEST S.

$$

ANZ833-042030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

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

$$

ANZ930-042030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT...THEN TO S
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.

$$

ANZ835-042030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ935-042030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
450 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST S.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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