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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
451 PM 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.

ANZ899-260900-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL PASS SLOWLY S
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD IN FROM THE NW AND MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND MON...THEN
SHIFT E OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. ANOTHER 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. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE N WED NIGHT INTO
FRI NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-260900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-260900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-260900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-260900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-260900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-260900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS SHIFTING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-260900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-260900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ835-260900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ935-260900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
451 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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