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000 FZNT22 KWBC 312017 OFFNT2 OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 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. ANZ899-010830- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL SLOWLY SHIFT E OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES AREA WILL FORM ALONG A COASTAL STATIONARY FRONT OFF THE N CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY E TUE INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH S INTO THE NRN WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD BEHIND THE FRONT THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. $$ ANZ820-010830- HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ915-010830- BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ920-010830- BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT. $$ ANZ905-010830- EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. $$ ANZ910-010830- EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .FRI...WINDS INCREASING TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ825-010830- BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ828-010830- CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ925-010830- BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT. .SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. $$ ANZ830-010830- CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ833-010830- CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ930-010830- HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ835-010830- CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. .WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. .FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. $$ ANZ935-010830- CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE- 417 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 .TONIGHT AND TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. .WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .FRI...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. .FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. .SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. .SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. $$ .FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

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