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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 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.

ANZ899-280245-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE N
PORTION WILL SLOWLY SHIFT E OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO TUE. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE TONIGHT AND PUSH SLOWLY
SE INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE SE COAST TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUE AND MOVE NE THROUGH THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT. THE LOW WILL MERGE
WITH THE COLD FRONT OVER THE NRN WATERS WED...THEN MOVE E OF THE
AREA WED NIGHT AND THU AS THE FRONT REMAINS STATIONARY ACROSS THE
NRN WATERS. THE FRONT WILL THEN LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A WARM
FRONT FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OVER THE
AREA THU NIGHT...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY OVER THE WATERS
FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.

$$

ANZ820-280245-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN
BECOMING NE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-280245-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...WINDS BACKING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ905-280245-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ910-280245-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 4
FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E
TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ825-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-280245-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ925-280245-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ830-280245-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ833-280245-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ930-280245-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ835-280245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

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

$$

ANZ935-280245-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1036 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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