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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 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.

ANZ899-270430-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY W TO E NEAR 35N EARLY TODAY...THEN PUSH S ACROSS THE
WATERS AS A WEAK COLD FRONT LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. A DEVELOPING
LOW PRES CENTER WILL RACE E ALONG THE FRONT TODAY...THEN CONTINUE
OFF TO THE NE TONIGHT INTO TUE WHILE INTENSIFYING. ANOTHER LOW
WILL PASS S ACROSS THE FAR NE WATERS MON NIGHT...THEN TURN E AND
INTENSIFY TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. YET ANOTHER DEVELOPING LOW WILL
MOVE INTO THE FAR SW WATERS LATE WED...TRACK NE ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN CONTINUE
SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-270430-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 11 FT.


$$

ANZ915-270430-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ920-270430-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

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

$$

ANZ905-270430-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ910-270430-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

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


$$

ANZ825-270430-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ828-270430-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.


$$

ANZ925-270430-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO NE 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.

$$

ANZ830-270430-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.


$$

ANZ833-270430-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 17
FT.

$$

ANZ930-270430-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 19 FT.

$$

ANZ835-270430-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ935-270430-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1049 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO SE 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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