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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 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.

ANZ899-252115-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES E OF THE NRN
WATERS WILL MOVE OFF TO THE NE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE NEAR THE
COAST WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST
T0NIGHT...THEN RACE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN. ANOTHER DEVELOPING
LOW WILL MOVE OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST LATE SUN...PASS E OF THE
WATERS SUN NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE OFF TO THE NE MON INTO WED WHILE
INTENSIFYING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST TUE...THEN
PASS SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER
DEVELOPING LOW WILL THEN MOVE NE INTO THE SW WATERS WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-252115-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-252115-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-252115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-252115-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ910-252115-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-252115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-252115-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW EARLY...
THEN BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-252115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT N
PORTION BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-252115-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT N
PORTION BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ833-252115-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
W. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ930-252115-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ835-252115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING
W. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN SW PORTION
SHIFTING TO W TO NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ935-252115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
519 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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