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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 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.

ANZ899-242015-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES 90 NM E OF
CAPE MAY NJ WILL TRACK NE ALONG THE COAST THIS MORNING...THEN
CLEAR N OF THE WATERS THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT. A SECONDARY LOW
CENTER ABOUT 120 NM NE OF HATTERAS NC WILL MOVE NE THROUGH THE DAY
TODAY WHILE PULLING A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH ACROSS THE WATERS. A
WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE COAST LATER TONIGHT...THEN
PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW WED NIGHT...THEN PASS SE ACROSS THE
WATERS THU INTO THU NIGHT. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL THEN
PASS SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT...WHILE HIGH PRES
SLOWLY BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

$$

ANZ820-242015-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15
FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ915-242015-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11
TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ920-242015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO
20 FT EARLY...THEN SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO
15 FT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ905-242015-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 11 TO 14 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ910-242015-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13
TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 18
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ825-242015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ828-242015-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ925-242015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22
FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO
22 FT EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ830-242015-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ833-242015-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14
FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ930-242015-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. SHOWERS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 20
FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 18
FT EARLY...HIGHEST NE...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ835-242015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ935-242015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW EARLY...THEN BECOMING 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15
FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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