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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 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.

ANZ899-260900-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WARM FRONT ACROSS THE N WATERS
WILL DRIFT N TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE
JUST OFF THE MID ATLC COAST TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS N OF
THE AREA LATE WED INTO THU WHILE PULLING A WEAKENING COLD FRONT E
ACROSS THE WATERS. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD W ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS LATE THU INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN PERSIST SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
SAT...THEN PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT..


$$

ANZ820-260900-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO NE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING E 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

ANZ915-260900-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ905-260900-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

ANZ910-260900-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ825-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ828-260900-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ925-260900-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9
TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ830-260900-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ833-260900-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ930-260900-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.

$$

ANZ835-260900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 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.

$$

ANZ935-260900-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
430 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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