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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 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.

ANZ899-192030-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...INTENSIFYING LOW PRES E OF THE
N WATERS WILL MOVE E TODAY...THEN WILL ACCELERATE NE TONIGHT. AN
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL PASS S OF THE WATERS EARLY TODAY.
A WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E INTO THE WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN MOVE E OVER THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. WEAK
LOW PRES WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST NEAR CAPE HATTERAS FRI NIGHT...
TRACK E ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT...THEN PASS E OF THE AREA
SAT NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE TOWARDS THE SE COAST
SUN AND SUN NIGHT AND LIFT A WARM FRONT N ACROSS THE WATERS. THE
LOW WILL MOVE NE ALONG THE COAST MON AND MON NIGHT AND PULL A
STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

ANZ820-192030-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ915-192030-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.

$$

ANZ920-192030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13
TO 18 FT.

$$

ANZ905-192030-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO E 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.

$$

ANZ910-192030-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14
FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 18 FT.

$$

ANZ825-192030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ828-192030-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13
FT.

$$

ANZ925-192030-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ830-192030-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ833-192030-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

ANZ930-192030-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS BECOMING
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16
FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ835-192030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 2 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

ANZ935-192030-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
352 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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