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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 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.

ANZ899-232115-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT S ACROSS
THE CENTRAL WATERS EARLY TODAY...THEN STALL THIS AFTERNOON INTO
TONIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE SE COAST LATE
TONIGHT. A SECOND AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE N INTO THE SRN WATERS
MON...AND MERGE WITH THE FIRST AREA OF LOW PRES OFF THE SE COAST
MON NIGHT. THE COMBINED LOW WILL MOVE N ACROSS THE REGION TUE INTO
WED WHILE PULLING A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE WATERS. THE LOW WILL
THEN LIFT N OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT INTO THU AS THE FRONT MOVES E
OF THE AREA. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W OVER THE SRN WATERS THU
INTO THU NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

$$

ANZ820-232115-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT. SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-232115-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10
TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-232115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
18 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ905-232115-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ910-232115-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ825-232115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SW. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-232115-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SE 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ925-232115-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE
OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ830-232115-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ833-232115-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-232115-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-232115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ935-232115-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
453 AM EDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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