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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1001 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.

ANZ899-250300-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES 80 NM SE OF SANDY
HOOK NEW JERSEY WILL TRACK NE NEAR THE NEW ENGLAND COAST TODAY...
THEN MOVE NE OF THE NEW ENGLAND WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS WILL MOVE E TODAY AND PASS E OF THE AREA
TONIGHT. 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.

$$

ANZ820-250300-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 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 7 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 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 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 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ915-250300-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. 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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 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 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ920-250300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...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 AND SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ905-250300-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
13 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 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...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 8
TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
13 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.

$$

ANZ910-250300-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT...THEN BECOMING 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 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.

$$

ANZ825-250300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF 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
7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT.

$$

ANZ828-250300-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

ANZ925-250300-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 22
FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...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 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 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ830-250300-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

ANZ833-250300-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 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...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 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...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ930-250300-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 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
10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 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 BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ835-250300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1001 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...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 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
8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ935-250300-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1001 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...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 8 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT...BECOMING 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
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 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 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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