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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
447 PM 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 TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ899-050900-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...THEN WILL
SLOWLY DRIFT N THU AND THU NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S
INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED...AND THEN DISSIPATE WED
NIGHT INTO THU. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM
THE S LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...DRIFT N OVER THE SRN WATERS THU AND
THU NIGHT...THEN TURN W FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY
WEAKENING.

$$

ANZ820-050900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT AND TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ915-050900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ920-050900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ905-050900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-050900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ825-050900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-050900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-050900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-050900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

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

$$

ANZ833-050900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-050900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-050900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-050900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
447 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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