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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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.

ANZ899-260400-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL PASS SLOWLY S
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE NW TODAY...MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND
MON...THEN SHIFT E OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW MON NIGHT AND PUSH SLOWLY SE INTO THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE THROUGH WED. THE FRONT WILL THEN
BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY SW TO NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NRN
WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT WHILE STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN
FROM THE N.

$$

ANZ820-260400-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ915-260400-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-260400-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ910-260400-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-260400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ828-260400-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.

$$

ANZ925-260400-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-260400-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-260400-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-260400-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-260400-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ935-260400-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1100 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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