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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 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.

ANZ899-212015-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER EAST OF
CAPE HATTERAS EARLY TODAY...WILL TRACK E AND MOVE EAST OF THE
CENTRAL PORTION THIS AFTERNOON. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE E
TOWARDS THE SE COAST LATER TONIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT WITH AN
ASSOCIATED WARM FRONT DEVELOPING ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS AND
DRIFTING SLOWLY N. THE LOW WILL TRACK NE NEAR THE MID ATLC COAST
LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT...THEN PASS N OF THE WATERS EARLY TUE.
THE LOW WILL PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT SLOWLY E ACROSS THE WATERS
MON INTO TUE. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE COAST TUE
NIGHT...MOVE OFFSHORE WED...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT
AS THE NEXT COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

$$

ANZ820-212015-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT. RAIN AND PATCHY FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN TO 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ915-212015-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ920-212015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO S 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ905-212015-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ910-212015-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ825-212015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ828-212015-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO W TO SW 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN RAIN.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS. PATCHY
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ925-212015-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
14 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

ANZ830-212015-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO W TO
SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING
TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ833-212015-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF RAIN AND A CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO SW
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ930-212015-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT EARLY...THEN...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

ANZ835-212015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ935-212015-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
354 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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