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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 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.

ANZ899-290545-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...LOW PRES NE OF THE WATERS WILL
MOVE E AND INTENSIFY THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...THEN MOVE WELL TO
THE E LATE WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SE INTO THE WATERS
TODAY...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AND WED WHILE
WEAKENING. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE INTO THE S WATERS LATE
WED AND WED NIGHT...INTENSIFY AS IT TRACKS NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS THU INTO FRI...PASS E OF THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN
MOVE OFF TO THE E SAT AND SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD E OVER THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-290545-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ915-290545-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO
NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290545-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ905-290545-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 35 TO
50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO
22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.

$$

ANZ910-290545-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20
FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO
19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 10 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ825-290545-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-290545-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-290545-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ830-290545-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE AND INCREASING 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290545-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290545-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ835-290545-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-290545-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.