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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

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.

ANZ899-290900-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT...PERSIST SAT INTO MON...THEN SHIFT
SE OF THE AREA LATE MON AND MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE
E THROUGH THE N PORTION EARLY TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY A WEAK COLD
FRONT LATER TONIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW SAT...PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN STALL
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN. THE FRONT WILL RETURN N AS A WARM
FRONT SUN NIGHT AND PASS N OF THE AREA EARLY MON. A STRONGER COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE MID ATLC COAST LATE MON AND MON
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE
INTO WED. YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE THROUGH THE NRN
WATERS LATE WED... BEFORE ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH MOVES E OVER
THE AREA WED NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-290900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ915-290900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-290900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-290900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ910-290900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-290900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-290900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-290900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-290900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-290900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-290900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-290900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-290900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
446 PM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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