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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 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.

ANZ899-070845-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS WILL SLOWLY DRIFT NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
FRI WHILE WEAKENING. A STATIONARY FRONT OVER THE N WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE LATER TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM
THE S TONIGHT...DRIFT N INTO THE SRN WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT...
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY FRI INTO SAT...DRIFT SLOWLY N NEAR THE
CAROLINA COASTS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVE NE MON INTO
MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-070845-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-070845-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ920-070845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ905-070845-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY...THEN
BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ910-070845-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.

$$

ANZ825-070845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ828-070845-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.

$$

ANZ925-070845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ830-070845-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ833-070845-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ930-070845-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ835-070845-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SW. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-070845-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
448 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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