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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1024 AM 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.

ANZ899-260345-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A WARM FRONT ACROSS THE N WATERS
WILL DRIFT N ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED
LOW PRES CENTER WILL TRACK NE NEAR THE N CAROLINA COAST TODAY...
CONTINUE 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.

$$

ANZ820-260345-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ915-260345-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

ANZ920-260345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO
19 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11
TO 18 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ905-260345-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ910-260345-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ825-260345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ828-260345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ925-260345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10
TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

ANZ830-260345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ833-260345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ930-260345-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

ANZ835-260345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

ANZ935-260345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1024 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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