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NWS Forecast

FZNT22 KWBC 030816
OFFNT2

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 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.

ANZ899-032030-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD NW
INTO THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW TONIGHT AND TUE...PASS SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE
NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...THEN BECOME STATIONARY OVER THE NRN
WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT. A LOW PRES SYSTEM WILL MOVE NE ACROSS
THE NRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT.



ANZ820-032030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

TUE
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WED
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

THU
N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



ANZ915-032030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8
FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO
NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



ANZ920-032030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

THU
W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



ANZ905-032030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

THU
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.



ANZ910-032030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE AND TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

THU NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



ANZ825-032030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

WED
W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU
E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



ANZ828-032030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

TUE AND TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



ANZ925-032030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



ANZ830-032030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



ANZ833-032030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.



ANZ930-032030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT AND TUE
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

THU
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



ANZ835-032030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI AND FRI NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.



ANZ935-032030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

TODAY
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.



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