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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 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.

ANZ899-191945-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK LOW WILL FORM OFF THE FAR
SE COAST THIS MORNING...TRACK E ACROSS THE FAR SRN WATERS TODAY
AND THEN MOVE OFF TO THE E AND SE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL PUSH SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY. LOW
PRES AREAS WILL DEVELOP NE AND E OF THE WATERS LATER TONIGHT INTO
TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE WELL E OF THE REGION WED. ANOTHER RIDGE
WILL BUILD TOWARD THE COAST MON AND MON NIGHT...DRIFT SE THROUGH
THE AREA TUE INTO WED...AND PASS SE OF THE REGION WED NIGHT INTO
THU WITH A RIDGE EXTENDING W OVER THE SRN WATERS. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS LATER THU...AND DRIFT SE INTO THE FAR
NW PORTION THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-191945-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-191945-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.

$$

ANZ920-191945-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ905-191945-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
7 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.

$$

ANZ910-191945-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ825-191945-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-191945-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ925-191945-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ830-191945-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT SUBSISING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8
FT.

$$

ANZ833-191945-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ930-191945-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ835-191945-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-191945-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
418 AM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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