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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 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.

ANZ899-292015-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PREVAIL
OVER THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO MON...THEN SHIFT SE OF THE AREA
LATE MON AND MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW TODAY...PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT...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 DRIFT SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE AND
TUE NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE OVER THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS WED...FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER RIDGE LATER WED AND WED
NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-292015-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

ANZ915-292015-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

$$

ANZ920-292015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-292015-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. 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 INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ910-292015-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ825-292015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-292015-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

ANZ925-292015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ830-292015-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

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

$$

ANZ833-292015-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. 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 INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ930-292015-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-292015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-292015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
424 AM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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