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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 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.

ANZ899-050345-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A STRONG LOW PRES CENTER SE OF
NEWFOUNDLAND WILL MOVE OFF TO THE SE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
EXTENDING INTO THE S WATERS WILL PASS NE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY
INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SE COAST
TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP TUE AND MOVE NE NEAR THE
SE COAST...CONTINUE NE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN
DRIFT SE WED INTO WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW THU...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE THU NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-050345-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT...
HIGHEST SE.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ915-050345-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ920-050345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING N
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ905-050345-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ910-050345-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ825-050345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ828-050345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO E 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8
FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ925-050345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ830-050345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ833-050345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO S 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...HIGHEST S. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W AND INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7
FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ930-050345-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ835-050345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

ANZ935-050345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
953 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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