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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 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.

ANZ899-280245-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A LOW PRES CENTER NEAR SW NOVA
SCOTIA WILL MOVE OFF TO THE E TONIGHT AND SAT. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE COAST TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT E ACROSS
THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC
COAST LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE A SERIES OF WEAK
LOWS TRACK E ALONG THE FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE
NRN MID ATLC COAST MON NIGHT...DRIFT SE ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TUE INTO WED...THEN BECOME STATIONARY ACROSS THE
CENTRAL PORTION WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE A RIDGE PERSISTS ACROSS
THE FAR SRN WATERS.

$$

ANZ820-280245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ915-280245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NW.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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ANZ920-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT BECOMING 5 TO 10 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST
SE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ905-280245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ910-280245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT  SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ825-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NE
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-280245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT BECOMING 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-280245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-280245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-280245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 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 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-280245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ935-280245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1103 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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