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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 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.

ANZ899-250815-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES WILL FORM E OF THE NRN
WATERS THIS EVENING...THEN MOVE E AND NE WHILE DEEPENING TONIGHT
INTO SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO SRN WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT E OVER THE AREA SAT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE CAROLINA COAST
SAT NIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE CAROLINA COAST LATE SUN...RACE E ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE NE MON INTO WED NIGHT
WHILE INTENSIFYING. A WEAK RIDGE WILL BUILD OFFSHORE LATE TUE AND
TUE NIGHT...THEN SHIFT E ACROSS THE WATERS WED. A THIRD DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE GEORGIA COAST LATE WED...THEN TRACK NE OVER
THE SRN WATERS WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-250815-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-250815-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ920-250815-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-250815-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT AND SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ910-250815-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ825-250815-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-250815-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ925-250815-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ830-250815-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ833-250815-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ930-250815-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ835-250815-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ935-250815-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
422 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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